Nottingham College

Industry Lead x2 (Fixed Term)

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£28,001.00 per annum
03 Sep 2019
16 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

1x Fixed term (Maternity cover) & 1x Fixed Term (Sept 2019 - Dec 2020)

Nottingham College is one of the largest further education colleges in the country creating opportunities for employment and progression to higher education for the people of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire; raising their prosperity and that of the local economy.

If you are passionate about shaping the lives of people within your local community and building a better Nottingham this role is for you!!

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join the rapidly expanding Apprenticeship team at Nottingham College.  This is a fundamental role that helps generate high quality placements for our learners seeking apprenticeship opportunities.  The role will be solely based on employer engagement and account management of our existing employer relationships.  The role will involve educating employers new to apprenticeships about the benefits of recruiting new and unexperienced people in to their business, provide support and information required to make this an exciting and stress free process for them and also to ensure that our existing clients are maximising on current opportunities for growth and supporting them with this.

We are passionate about helping companies of all sizes and also to educate them on the importance of inclusive and diverse workforces and this role is an ideal way to do this.

We are looking for a tenacious self-starter, who is dedicated to helping shape the future careers of our students at Nottingham College and who will help us ensure that Nottingham College is providing a curriculum suitable for the ever changing needs of industry.  You will become an Industry Specialist for a designated Industry and you will be expected to champion employer needs and help support the Head of Industries in driving change required.  

This role has a high level of autonomy and therefore self-management, organisation, reliability and professionalism is key at all times. Strong IT skills are required with a working knowledge of the full Microsoft office suite.  It would also be beneficial for you to have a full clean driving licence and access to your own vehicle.  However, if you are comfortable travelling on public transport and believe you can make this cost and time effective we are happy to support.

Experience within this sector or a recruitment background is not essential but would be beneficial.

The post will be shortlisted against the essential and desirable criteria at application stage from the person specification. Please ensure that you have a look at this specification attached to the Role Profile and complete your application directly from this, as these specifications are an integral part of the selection process.

For further details on this post which the job description and person specification cannot answer for you, please contact Katrina Farrand on 0115 945 7260 or email  

The closing date is Monday 16th September 2019

Interviews/assessments are planned for week commencing 23rd September 2019.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

Please be aware that this job is offered on Nottingham College terms and conditions of employment. 

Please apply via the link.

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