Employer Engagement Officer

Employer Engagement Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Apprenticeships & Business Engagement department to join our team as an Employer Engagement Officer. We are seeking individuals with excellent written and verbal communication skills to engage with employers and source Industry work placements for our students. 

The successful candidates will nurture and enhance relationships with existing employers, partners and stakeholders  to identify skills and recruitment needs and work experience placement opportunities. 

 You would be responsible for ensuring that all learners within your caseload undertake relevant and high-quality work experience. The areas you would be working with are:

- Hairdressing, beauty and creative industry's 

- Digital, T-Levels, engineering  and sport 

We have high expectations of ourselves and each other at Hugh Baird and as a value driven candidate you will champion excellence, lead with integrity, welcome accountability, and look for ways to collaborate and be innovative across your areas of work.

Applying on Our College Website 
Please click on the 'Apply' button to sign up or sign into our recruitment system. From here, you will be sent to our online application form to complete your application. For those applicants who have a CV, you can upload the content of this into our application form to help speed up the process.

Rewards and Benefits at Hugh Baird College
We value our employee's contribution to our organisation, that is why we provide a range of benefits and rewards to help and support them, including:
•    Generous Holiday Allowance 
•    Option to purchase additional annual leave 
•    Membership to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Local Government Pension Scheme (dependent on role)
•    Discounted rail travel or bus travel
•    Exclusive financial benefits through our partner NEYBER
For more information on these particular benefits or the other benefits of working at Hugh Baird visit our staff benefits page.

Safeguarding of Our Students
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this position, and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings in line with current guidance.

About Hugh Baird College
Hugh Baird College is a college and University Centre situated in Merseyside, England. It is one of the largest education and training providers in the area, delivering over 300 courses to more than 5,000 students. The College offers courses from entry Level to Level 3, A-levels, apprenticeships and university-level courses, foundation degrees and degrees.
The College is a vibrant, diverse and friendly place to work, graded Good by Ofsted with a dedicated HE provision and growing T-level and A-level provisions.  We are proud to serve our local community by helping people gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to reach their full potential.  We are a Mindful Employer and we have signed the 'Charter for Employers Positive about Mental Health'. We are committed to creating a supportive and open culture, where colleagues feel able to talk about mental health confidently.

Our staff join us from a variety of backgrounds into both teaching and support roles. We have a track record of providing outstanding development to support career progression into teaching and management and welcome applications from inspiring individuals with a passion for developing the next generation.

Thank you for expressing an interest in applying for a position with Hugh Baird College.

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