External work placement coordinator

per annum

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Job Title: Permanent External Work Placement Coordinator 

Salary: £21,682 per annum

Hours: 37 hour per week, all year round

Location: Peterborough and Stamford 

We are looking for 2 individuals to join our Work Placement/Experience Team. The successful applicants will source and liaise with external agencies/employers and organise industry placements/work experience for a caseload of students predominantly aged between 16 and 18. You will carry out health and safety risk assessments and act as the first point of contact for the employer and the students prior to and during the work placement. Your role will support students to become independent through the development of their employability skills, preparing them to progress to positive destinations.

You will be a proactive individual and possess excellent communication skills with the ability to approach difficult issues in a calm and responsible manner. You will be able to build effective working relationships with employers, students and colleagues to maximise opportunities.

To apply for this role please email a cover letter and CV through to dgiddings@qualityrs.co.uk