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Work Experience Coordinator

37 hours per week | Fixed term contract • Salary: £22,115

Application Deadline: 19/06/2023
Interview Date: 29/06/2023
Location: Main Campus

Are you passionate about helping students to reach their potential and develop new skills, knowledge and behaviours to be successful in their chosen industry?

If the answer is Yes, City College is looking to appoint a Work Experience Coordinator to support teaching areas to arrange suitable work experience and Industry placements for students aged 16 – 19 on Level 2 and 3 full time programmes.

The role requires successful liaison with students, employers, and curriculum staff to ensure students engage on work placements ranging from 5 – 60 days per academic year. 

You will be contacting employers to obtain work experience opportunities for students as well as helping students and employers prepare for work experience and take learning from it.

You will also be working with key local employers to develop project work for students to undertake to real work briefs.

If you are an excellent communicator with a passion for seeing young people achieve in education and thrive in their careers then please apply.  This is a fixed term contract to July 2023 with a possibility to extend further subject to funding.

The closing date for applications is Monday 19th June 2023 with interviews being hold on Thursday 29th March 2023.

We are only able to contact you if you are shortlisted for interview, and we will do this via e-mail so please ensure we have your accurate contact details when registering, including a contact telephone number.

All shortlisted applicants are required to complete a self-declaration and disclosure form prior to interview. Satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and medical clearance will be required for successful job candidates.

City College is committed to providing an environment where students, staff and all members of the College community can feel safe and secure.

Thank you for your interest in Southampton City College.

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