Reference : SS114
Do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment?
Do you want to use your skills to help students obtain placements in their field?
Could you inspire students to reach their best?
Then come join us as a Placement Officer in the Placement and Employment Service. We engage with employers, students, academic schools, central service departments and the local community to expand the choice and quality of employment opportunities on offer across disciplines with the aim of enhancing our students’ exposure to the world of work.?
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our busy team, helping facilitate and support our students into placements.
Reporting to the Placement Service Manager, you will be responsible for a range of student cohorts including Hospitality, Airline, Tourism, Events and Culinary.
You will promote work experience opportunities to students as well as deliver student presentations and offer one-to-one support to students looking for work experience opportunities.
You will also work closely with Careers Consultants and academic staff to support students’ before, during and after placement.
A key part of the role is working with employers to development partnerships and support on campus employer engagement activities.
You will need to enjoy working in a fast paced environment and achieving targets. This is a hands-on role that requires an enthusiastic and innovative individual.
You must be able to think on your feet, work independently but also as part of a team with ability to enthuse and inspire students.
An Enhanced DBS Certificate is required for this post (to be undertaken upon appointment).