We are looking for a full time dynamic, organised and positive person to fill the role of Employability Facilitator in our GAP work experience team. You will have a proven track record which demonstrates your experience in some form of sales or recruitment background.
You will join a trailblazing team responsible for providing a personalised service offering a wide range of advice, guidance and support for learners seeking to broaden their employability and core skills; either through work experience, an industry placement, apprenticeship or supported internship.
The role requires a proactive, enthusiastic and diligent individual who can establish supportive working relationships with staff, students, external agencies and stakeholders; including community partners, employers and charities. You need to be a confident communicator with excellent listening skills to ensure you fully understand the needs, abilities and career aspirations of individual students who are looking to enter the world of work.
The successful candidate will have outstanding negotiation skills, drive and passion; able to work under pressure in a fast paced environment; accountable for meeting targets individually and as part of a team.
To ensure outstanding customer service is delivered at all times you will be a professionally presented role model. Your patience and tact will help students identify and participate in valuable work experience opportunities, study skills and employability workshops, which enable them to progress.
Innovative thinking with an eye for detail and exceptional IT skills are vital in this role.
You will be required to attend College Introductory Meetings, open days, employability fairs and marketing events on a regular basis. This is a full time role, based at our Luton Campus.
The closing date for applications is at Midday on Monday 26 August 2019.
We intend to hold interviews on Thursday 29 August 2019.
The successful candidate will join the Employability team, reporting to Tammy Nuthall.
West Herts College Group is positive about disabled people. If you need help applying for this role please contact the Human Resources team.
Please see attached documents.