School Liaison Officer (Ref: LUM191)

Recruiter
Leeds City College
Location
Leeds,UK
Salary
£22,840 - £24,792 Per Year
Posted
18 Nov 2022 06:16
Closes
17 Dec 2022 23:59
Reference
2915166
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Officer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Not Offered

School Liaison Officer (Ref: LUM191)

We will be reviewing and interviewing candidates as and when we receive applications, therefore please apply as soon as possible as this vacancy may close before the end date advertised.
What we do
The School Liaison team works with primary and secondary schools to promote what we offer as Group to potential and future students. We engage and inspire students across all age groups to think about further education and other learning provisions we offer.
We are a friendly and supportive team who love making a difference to young people's lives. It is heart-warming to see young people we have inspired progressing in their chosen learning to achieve their future goals and knowing we were a part of their journey.
We offer a generous support package which includes 27 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays and additional time off between the Christmas and New year. We offer a generous pension scheme with the employer contributing up to 17.3% plus other great benefits. We are able to offer hybrid working with up to 2 days working at home and time off in lieu.

About the Role
  • You will work with school students (primary and secondary) at school and college events, to promote the opportunities we can offer as a Group
  • Plan, organise and attend events both virtual and face to face such as assemblies, career fairs, parents' evenings & college open days to promote our Group learning opportunities
  • Liaise regularly with school staff to support them with post 16 option events, student applications and provide them with any data they require
  • Meet the recruitment targets and use reports and data to understand group priorities
  • The role includes travel across the North and West Yorkshire region, evening working and occasional weekends
  • This role does require some element of lone working.
  • Willingness to work towards a L3 Information, Advice & Guidance qualification
What we are looking for
  • Previous experience of working with Children/Young People to deliver creative and engaging activities or events
  • Previous experience of working with schools, parents and external support agencies
  • Must have a good level of general education with literacy and numeracy at level 2 or above or a willingness to gain this
  • Must be confident in using Microsoft Office and google applications
  • Good organisational, planning and administrative skills
  • Must be confident in doing public speaking and able to adapt your approach depending on the target audience
  • Able to work positively & effectively as a member of a team and on own initiative
  • Must be able to drive and have access to a car (mileage will be paid)
For more information about the role please contact:
Amy Ridley - School Liaison Manager
[email protected]