Post:                          WORK PLACEMENT AND EMPLOYER OFFICER

Salary:                       £22,705 FTE

Hours:                       Full-time, 37 hours, term time only

Ref No:                      J160/21                     

Contract:                   Permanent

Closing Date:            5 December 2021      

Interview Date:          8 December 2021  

Download:                  Work Placement and Employer Officer JD


Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to recruit a full time, term time only Work Placement and Employer Officer. This role is a split 50/50 FTE role working between the Director of Apprenticeships and the Curriculum Manager for Health and Social Care.

0.5 of the post will be the accountability for the monitoring, managing, reporting and collecting of Employers Liability Insurance certificates (ELI) and Health and Safety Procurement Documents (HASPs). 0.5 of this post will be to organise work experience for learners across Health and Social Care.  This includes sourcing work placement opportunities, assessing the suitability, health and safety and safeguarding of the placements in line with college policy and procedures.

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

  • A competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Employee benefits package
  • 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 5 GCSEs, including Maths and English, proven experience of working in a work placement, employer engagement or similar role, and successful experience of working with 16+ age group.

For further information please refer to the attached job description, or if you would like an informal conversation about this role please contact us.

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.

This post closes on 5 December 2021, and interviews are scheduled to take place on the afternoon of 8 December 2021.


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