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Job Details: Employment Manager

RecruiterGPRS Recruitment Ltd
Industry SectorEducation, Teaching
Salary£28,808 to £32,339 Per Annum
BenefitsAttractive Benefits
LocationsEast, United Kingdom
Contract TypePermanent
Date Posted16 June 2017

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Job Description
Seeking a new challenge? This well established Trust, who is the leader in their field, is looking for a an green-fingered professional with experience of managing and coordinating accredited training (City & Guilds) projects particularly in the horticultural, landscaping or construction industries. If you’re an outdoorsy, enthusiastic sort of person, with a passion for supporting unemployed adults and vulnerable young people to develop their skills and confidence to help them into employment, this could be the role for you! On offer with this rewarding role is a competitive salary and attractive company benefits! So if you think you’re the Alan Titchmarsh (or Charlie Dimmock) of training, get your application in today!

Employment Manager : The role.

• Working across Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire we are looking for someone with experience of managing and coordinating accredited training (City & Guilds) projects particularly in the horticultural, landscaping or construction industries.
• The role will work alongside different teams located in each county to build effective partnerships with local agencies, assist with recruiting learners and ensure quality assurance takes place.
• The successful applicant will also have a key role in the expansion of our clients Employment programmes, developing relationships with private and public sector organisations.
• The role demands an enthusiastic person who is able to oversee and maintain the high levels of, consistency and quality
• £28,808 - £32,339 per annum
• Plus attractive benefits

Employment Manager : The essentials.

• Full UK driving licence and use of own car
• A minimum of two years’ practical experience in community/environmental work.
• A minimum of two years’ experience in the employment or training field
• Assessment/Assessing/Assessor Qualifications (A1,TAQA, CAVA, ACWE, AVRA, IQAA, A2)
• Ability to form close and effective working relationships with people from a wide range of backgrounds
• Understanding and empathise with issues affecting young people
• Effective communication and problem-solving skills
• To manage time effectively, work under pressure and meet deadlines
• To work on own initiative and as part of a team
• Flexible, enthusiastic and confident
• Ability to use IT effectively, including Email, Internet, Word and Excel
• Commitment to equal opportunities and the participation of young people
• Knowledge of government funded employment and training programmes

Employment Manager : Your experience.

• A minimum of 3 years’ experience working with young/unemployed people
• A minimum of 3 years’ experience of people management
• Management and evaluation of projects
• Management of budgets
• Working in partnership with other agencies, e.g. voluntary/community groups, local authorities and police
• Management of employment programmes

Employment Manager : The desirables.

• A community, social, education or environmental qualification or training
• Verifier Qualification (IQA, V1, CAVA, EQA)
• Interest in current community and/or environmental issues
• Experience of supervising sessional workers and volunteers
• Knowledge of local authority procedures
• Fund-raising/bid writing
• Marketing and publicity

Employment Manager : The organisation.

• For over 3 decades this well established Trust has been the leader in their field. Specialising in community development & changing people's life for the better, they excel in up skilling long term unemployed & regenerating lost communities. Our client believe that big global issues – the economy, the environment – have a big local impact. They operate throughout the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face.


Contact Andy Ward on 01785430506 or 07887683828, or forward a current CV to[email removed]

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Important Information.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. GPRS Recruitment whose registered address is 4-7 Gaolgate Street, Stafford ST16 2BG UK confirm that our client has instructed us that the position advertised herein is of a permanent nature. Due to the high number of applications which we regularly receive, regrettably we only respond to successful candidates. If you haven't heard from us within 7 days then please assume that you have not been selected on this occasion, but don't worry. We'll retain your details with the intention of keeping you informed of other suitable opportunities that may arise.

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Company Details
Recruiter: GPRS Recruitment Ltd
Main Contact: Emma Stallwood
Tel: 01785430503
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