Leeds City College is part of the Luminate Education Group, and one of the UK’s largest FE establishments with around 1440 employees and over 22,560 students. We offer a curriculum as diverse as our students within a vibrant and multicultural learning environment. Our goal is to deliver excellent and innovative education which supports and inspires every student to achieve their ambitions.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team of "industry placement officers" to identify our students' skills, interests and aspirations in order to match them to appropriate work placements, and support both the student and employer throughout the placement to ensure it is a success for all stakeholders.
This will include contributing to the development of resources to support students, employers and curriculum to fully engage in placements, and monitoring and reporting on the progress of placements.
The post holder needs to be able to develop excellent working relationships with students, employers and colleagues, be understanding of students' needs, and have excellent time management skills.
This role is for a Fixed Term until 1 June 2021
Please use the person specification (on the job description under "Documents Available") to complete your supporting statement.
At Leeds City College, our values put students first and are at the heart of everything we do. We strive to be an outstanding and market-led further education college that delivers excellence. To achieve this, our vision, mission, and values, guide us as we continue to improve upon and expand our offering.You can read more about them here: https://www.leedscitycollege.ac.uk/the-college/about/vision-mission-values/
Employees of Leeds City College enjoy a wide range of benefits. To find out more about what we offer download the 'Staff Benefits' document attached.
Leeds City College is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check, and other mandatory pre-employment checks which may also include checking social media profiles. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory checks.
We positively welcome and encourage applicants from all sections of the community.