Work Placement Officer / Employer Engagement – ​​FE News

KM Recruitment is a UK-wide specialist recruiter for the skills and employability sectors.

Job Title: Job Placement Officer/Employer Engagement

Location: East Midlands – Must be flexible with travel

Salary: £24,000 to £26,000 (depending on experience)

Package: excellent vacation rights, mileage, pension and much more!

Type: Full time, CDI

Duties include:

Engage with local employers, networks and referral agencies to secure, advertise and find work placement opportunities for a group of young learners progressing to internship programs.
Maintain relationships with local employers to secure new opportunities for learners.
Ensure the suitability and eligibility of candidates for the program through initial screening and interviews, performing a comprehensive diagnostic assessment.
Identify any barriers to employment/learning, and provide support and guidance to learners to overcome these barriers and achieve their goals.
Ensure learners are working in a safe environment – completing all relevant paperwork such as health and safety documentation
Complete company documentation ensuring all documents meet compliance standards.
Essential criteria:

Experience of employer engagement to secure job placement/opportunities
Experience working in a performance driven environment.
Confident and professional with the ability to inspire and motivate people.
Experience working towards and achieving goals.
Strong administrative and organizational skills.
Full driving license and use of own vehicle – happy to travel in the East Midlands
Please note:

KM Recruitment receives a high number of applications for each advertised position and although we would like to, we are not always able to provide feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days, your application has unfortunately not been accepted. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.