Employability and Progression Officer

Inspire Education Group
Peterborough [Cambridgeshire]
£26,693 - £26,693 Per Year, Pro-rata for part time staff
08 Dec 2023 12:56
02 Jan 2024 23:59
Higher Education
Job Level
Employability / Functional Skills, Employer Engagement / Partnerships
Contract Type
Part Time
Organisational Type

Employability and Progression Officer

Salary             £26,693 per annum (pro rata, £13,347)

Hours            18.5 hours per week, all year round       

Contract       Permanent 

Location       University Centre Peterborough

Closing Date   02 January 2024

Become part of an energetic, friendly, and innovative team supporting the Academic Director and HE Managers. You will be based at the Peterborough campus of UCP, and will play a key role in identifying, planning, managing and monitoring opportunities for undergraduates, and postgraduates to develop graduate outcomes and maximise the employability of UCP students.

The Employability and Progression Officer will coordinate a guest speaker, programme and arrange and plan post-graduate events liaising with marketing to support the development of an effective alumni programme. You will identify opportunities to proactively showcase employer engagement and graduate outcomes to promote and drive outcome achievement.

You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate across our full range of students, staff and external stakeholders. You will have working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite and experience of delivering group sessions such as presentations, seminars and/or workshops.   

You require a Level 2 (GCSE C/4 or above) in maths and English and an A level or Level 3 qualification.

IEG Benefits

Peterborough College offers a flexible, friendly workplace, 30-37 days annual leave (role dependant) plus bank holidays, a very generous contributory pension scheme and continuous professional development opportunities tailored to your needs. We also offer occupational sick pay to protect you and your family. 

How to Apply

IEG is actively committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and any vulnerable groups within the college community and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All positions are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the adverts should we receive a sufficient level of interest!