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Work Placement and Employability Coordinator

Rotherham, Yorkshire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Work Placement and Employability Coordinator (2 roles) Location; Rotherham College, Rotherham Duration; Permanent 1x Part time (22.5hrs per week), all year round Salary: £20,387 (£12,397.50 pro-rata) per annum + benefits 1x Full time (37hrs per week), all year round Salary: £20,387 per annum + benefits About the Role Do you want to play a key role in helping learners make progress and achieve their qualification or reach their goal? If so, this role is for you. In this role you will: Support learners to recognise the importance of developing their employability skills; Support learners to access high quality work placements; Contribute to the personal development of learners by delivering a pre-prepared employability curriculum; Support learners to have access to a high-quality programme of enrichment activities. You will be a team player who is energetic, innovative, flexible and someone who is fully committed to supporting learners to make the very best progress possible. You may have experience you can bring to support our learners on their journey from an established career in education, or at the start of your career and want to bring your current expertise and drive to this role. You will You will experience working with young people with a similar environment, ideally a school or college to develop their employability skills. You will also have experience of working with of forging effective relationships with employers to secure high quality industry placements for young people. You will hold a level 3 vocational qualification (or above) as well as maths and English, equivalent to GCSE 4/C or above. Additional qualifications such as counselling or teaching & Learning are desirable. You will have excellent communication skills, being able to relate to young people in a positive and sympathetic manner. Department Info You will be line managed by the Learner Progress and Employability Lead and will receive regular operational support and updates from the cross-college the Learner Experience team. You will collaborate effectively with cross college staff including Vocational Teams; the Quality Team, the Additional Learning Support Team, the Exams Team and the Library Staff. Our excellent benefits and rewards package: Access to local government pension Access to our gyms, restaurants and salons Staff health & wellbeing and benefits schemes including inhouse Occupational Health service Full, part time and flexible working hours available in many roles Hybrid working opportunities available Parking available at all of our sites Fantastic career development opportunities including funding for teacher training, apprenticeships and various other industry recognised qualifications What is the RNN Group? RNN Group s main goal is to be an outstanding education and training provider and this is at the heart of everything that we do. To help us achieve this we are looking to recruit highly motivated, innovative and dynamic individuals to join our existing teams. To be a part of the team at RNN Group we will expect you to be committed to our values too; We are Inclusive, We have Integrity, We Deliver, We are One Team. We celebrate diversity and are proud to have been recognised as Investors in Diversity for our work on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. This means that you d be working in a supportive environment that encourages, recognises and celebrates effort, achievement and cooperative attitudes. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, faith or disability. We are also proud to be part of the Disability Confidence Scheme. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, vulnerable adults and young people. All new employees will be required undertake a DBS check. If you require further information about this vacancy please contact the HR department on (phone number removed) or
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  • Job Reference: 707263139-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: RNN Group
    RNN Group
  • Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £20,387
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent