Professional Practice Officer (Health and Social Care)

We are currently looking to recruit a Professional Practice Officer on a permanent basis, who will work alongside Curriculum Teams in the delivery and monitoring of student progress within college and workplace settings.

Assisting students in securing work placement opportunities, contributing to course induction activities and maintaining and developing working relationships with a variety of placement providers are all key responsibilities within this role.

Recent vocational experience within the Health and Social Care sector is essential for this role, along with a relevant vocational qualification at Level 3. Having an A1/TAQA qualification is also desirable for this role.

For full specification requirements please refer to the job description.   

In return, we offer;

  • Competitive salaries.
  • Up to 29 days annual leave with generous additional closure days.
  • Enrolment into the West Midlands Pension Fund with generous employer contributions.
  • Outstanding staff training and team building programme.
  • ZEST is the College’s Health & Wellbeing initiative for our staff.
  • Staff incentive schemes including Cycle to Work scheme and ‘Best of Walsall’ discounts.
  • Simply Health care scheme.
  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Reward and recognition scheme.
  • State of the art campuses with the latest industry facilities, including our Graduate Salon of Hair and Beauty and on site Little Professors’ Nursery.
  • Access to ‘The Hub’ offering a Gym, Spa & Sports Clinic and The Littleton Restaurant.

We are passionate about promoting equality of opportunity and creating a working environment where diversity is recognised and celebrated and everyone has the chance to reach their full potential. Our environment is diverse in character and student population. We particularly welcome applications from candidates from Black Minority Ethnic origin and those with a disability.   

Walsall College is committed to safeguarding our children and young people/adults at risk of harm. We uphold fundamental British Values and expect all our employees to do the same. All appointments are subject to safer recruitment checks, including previous employment checks and an enhanced DBS Check.

Please apply via the link.