Education and Training

Work Placement Officer


CMD Recruitment

Work Placement Officer Bath Somerset

Work Placement Officer 

Permanent, Full Time 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Salary: 22,286 – 25,841 a year (dependent on qualification and experience)

City Centre, Bath

CMD Employability and Skills is working with an FE College in Bath Somerset

A superb opportunity has become available for a motivational Work Placement Officer. 
Then role will form part of the  Student Advice Centre Team.

If you enjoy building relationships with students and external employers this role is perfect for you.

Ideally, you will have experience in engaging with businesses and motivating young people into work placements and extended work placements for those students taking a T Level qualification. These placements will prove invaluable to their future job prospects

Skills and experience required 

As you will be responsible for building relationships with employers and developing opportunities for them to work in partnership you will require strong sales and business development skills to secure meaningful work experience placements for the students.

Target and deadline focused  Working to deadlines, you will be accountable for work placement across a number of curriculum strands, as well as helping to organise sector-specific progression events, live briefs and other activities and projects that benefit the students.

You may be involved in delivering employability sessions to students, preparing them for the world of work.

You should have excellent communication skills and exceptional customer service skills 

 Knowledge of the local and regional labour market is an advantage.

It is essential that you have your own transportation for this role, as you will be expected to travel frequently.

If you feel you can make a positive contribution, please send me your cv and cover letter 

Staff Benefits: 

  • Generous paid holiday entitlement of between 30 and 40 days, exclusive of College closure days and public holidays. 
  • Contributory salary pension scheme (Local Government Pension Scheme 17% employer contribution)  
  • Continuing Professional Development for all staff 

Looking forward to receiving your cv

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