School Liaison and Events Executive

Oaklands College
St Albans [Hertfordshire]
£24,928 - £27,237 Per Year, Depending on Experience and Qualifications
03 Aug 2022 14:51
31 Aug 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Education Studies / Teacher Training, GCSE, PR / Marketing / Communications
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College, Land-based College, Specialist College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Not Offered

School Liaison and Events Executive

School Liaison and Events Executive
Full Time / Permanent
£24,928 - £27,237 per annum – depending on experience and qualifications
Based at the St Albans campus with travel to the Welwyn Garden City Campus as and when required

Oaklands College has an exciting opportunity within our Marketing Team.

Working closely with the Head of Marketing, you will undertake school liaison work with designated schools and other targeted organisations to develop and expand student recruitment opportunities to increase applications and enrolments. To participate in general marketing activities, provide effective support for the team and positively promote the College at internal and external events.

You will plan and deliver activities and attend school events as required. You will successfully manage the relationship between the college, designated schools and careers advisers.

An important part of the role is to increase the number of ‘feeder schools’ to the college through pro-active networking with schools. You will do this by participating with marketing and promotional activity as required to meet the needs of the College.

In addition, you will support at college events both internal and external as required including Open Evenings, Interview Evenings and Community Events. Providing accurate information to feed into the analysis on expenditure, effectiveness and progress of activities and develop student recruitment opportunities for the National Saturday Club and Children’s University, liaising with in-house teams and external bodies.

Applications will be shortlisted against the following criteria

  • Good standard of education including 5 GCSEs grade C or above
  • Experience of working in a marketing or similar department
  • Evidence of events experience and public facing marketing activities

Please see attached Job description for more information.

Closing Date Wednesday 31st August 

Interviews will take place W.C 5th September 


• Generous Salary

• Generous annual leave – 30 days plus bank holidays

• Automatic entry into the Local government pension scheme

• Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.

• Free onsite parking.

• Subsidised onsite restaurant.

• A cycle scheme and discounted gym membership.

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, and we particularly welcome applicants who are currently underrepresented in our workforce. This includes but is not limited to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates and disabled candidates.