New City College is the dynamic group of further education colleges in East London which comprises Tower Hamlets College, Hackney Community College, Epping Forest College, Redbridge College, Havering College of Further & Higher Education and Havering Sixth Form. Our 6-college merger places the group at the forefront of further education in the region. With a turnover of 100m, 20,000 students and 1400 staff it is one of the strongest and most influential further education organisations in the country.
Our college environment is second to none. We have industry standard facilities and equipment at all campuses, expert staff and partnerships with other high profile organisations which all prepare students for progression to higher education or successful careers.
East London is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. As we develop our longer term vision, we will continue to ensure that we invest in our staff and other resources to provide a distinctive offer and excellent, supportive learning environment which meets the needs of students and employers and prepares local people for the changing workforce of the area.
Work Experience & Industry Placement Co-ordinator
Salary: £24,967 per annum
You will be responsible for securing work experience and industry placements for a caseload of 16-18 year old students across a range of curriculum areas. You match students to appropriate placements maintaining an excellent relationship with curriculum teams, students and employers. You will need to ensure the smooth running of the Student Placement process, from securing a placement, ongoing monitoring, carrying out a final visit and preparing placement reports.
You should have successful experience of employer engagement activity and dealing with young people. You should also have excellent oral and written communication, negotiation and presentation skills.
Closing Date: 1st November 2020
Interviews w/c: 9th November 2020
The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
New City College - London is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.