• Location: Cardiff, Cardiff, CF11 8TT
  • Subject: Employer Engagement Officer
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annually
  • Salary Range: £24,500 - £24,500
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 09 June, 2023 10:54 AM
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Employability Placement Officer (South East Wales)

Employability Placement Officer (South East Wales)

Itec Training Solutions Limited
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Role: Employability Placement Officer - Restart
The Employability Placement officer will be expected to develop effective and sustained working relationships with employers to secure employment opportunities for participants. You will identify employment opportunities for participants whilst actively promoting the Restart scheme.

Salary: Up to £26,750 per annum.
Location: Southeast Wales – closest centre will be aligned to the successful candidate’s home base. Any travel mileage outside their base will be reimbursed.
Contract type: Permanent
Working hours: 35 Hours a week, Monday to Friday 09:00 AM to 16:30 PM.

What are the core responsibilities of this role?
• Developing effective and sustained working relationships with employers to secure employment opportunities for our participants.
• Liaising with employers to source vacancies and employment opportunities.
• Actively promoting the Restart scheme.
• Providing employment guidance and support for participants.
• Work collaboratively with internal and external teams to ensure a co-ordinated approach to developing and maintaining successful employer relations and opportunities for participants.
What skills and experience are we looking for from potential applicants?
• Experience in recruitment, management and working in a target-driven commercial environment.
• Experience of cold calling
• Networking skills, presentation and report writing.
• Full driving licence with use of own vehicle
• Ability to speak Welsh and experience of working with unemployed adults is desired.

This role is subject to a DBS check. The cost of the DBS check will be met by the company.

Itec operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions, or trade union membership.
Itec reserve the right to close this vacancy sooner if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.