Post:                          DIGITAL SKILLS ADVISOR x 2

Salary:                       £25,511

Hours:                       Full time, 37 hours

Ref No:                      J173/21         

Contract:                   Permanent

Closing Date:            3 January 2022

Interview Date:         TBC

Download:                 Digital Skills Advisor JD

 

Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to recruit two full time Digital Skills Advisors to support our Creative and Digital Skills Business Centre Manager in the day to day functions of the creative and digital business centre at Warrington and Vale Royal college. This role will support cross-sectoral collaboration between FE partners and creative and digital employers and innovators across the region to provide bespoke provision to close identified skills gaps.

The postholders will provide information, advice and guidance to stake holders on how the business centre can support their needs, and will work closely with the Warrington digital enterprise hub by augmenting their support for digital entrepreneurship, business start-up and growth. The post holders will establish a case load of local businesses and other stakeholders to drive curriculum design and delivery to ensure the college is delivering a curriculum that is focused, career led and essential to our economy and the communities we serve.

We offer an excellent salary and benefits package, which includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Employee benefits package
  • Free on-site parking
  • Full programme of training and mentoring
  • Induction programme and buddy scheme
  • Flexible working, where appropriate
  • Focus on sustainability

In October 2019 the College was officially commended as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, and we celebrated some of the highest pass rates in England, ranking us in the top 10 nationally for the third consecutive year. Our mission is ‘Realising potential, transforming lives’. Our environment is inclusive, friendly and supportive, with high expectations for both staff and students. To thrive in our environment, you will need to be resilient, positive, able to work autonomously, have a strong work ethic, and put our learners at the heart of everything you do.

Suitable candidates will have a degree or equivalent experience in creative and/digital technology. Candidates should have experience of partnership working, problem solving and trouble shooting, and providing advice and guidance in using creative and digital platforms.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.

The College operates on 2 campuses – Warrington and Winsford.

Please click here to complete your application. Please note, you will now be redirected to the FE Jobs website to apply to work at Warrington & Vale Royal College.

 

`Warrington and Vale Royal College is committed to Equal Opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our learners’