Student Recruitment Team Leader

Oldham College is a great career choice for ambitious professionals. With a “good” Ofsted rating, a Silver “TEF” assessment for our higher education provision, one of the best apprenticeship programmes in the region, excellent 16-18 results and truly outstanding GCSE English results, we are already a high performer.

We expect a lot from you, so we want ambitious, open minded candidates, who are ready to give their best. But we give a lot in return, from training to pensions, our own benefits package, and one of the best and most helpful group of colleagues you could ever wish to meet. That’s true, by the way – ask almost anyone who has been here. Or come and see for yourself.

If you want to be outstanding, and want to help us achieve the same thing, then please apply.

We are looking for: Student Recruitment Team leader

  • Salary: £27,431 to £29,253 Per Annum

Alun Francis, our Principal, says: “This is a very important appointment, this is central to our plans for the future, and we are looking for high calibre candidates. We want people who love their profession, are committed to providing high quality support to students, colleagues and the wider college. We are investing in the facilities, employer relationships and the skills and knowledge of our staff. We are looking for people who will respond to this, love the learners and enjoy the challenges and benefits of working at Oldham College”.

Bernie Murray CEIAG & Student Recruitment Manager says 'We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual who will lead a highly driven team that engages with schools, colleges and key stakeholder in the community on a regular basis to promote all that the College has to offer. They will create and deliver inspirational and aspirational presentations at assemblies and engage in PHSE lessons.

They will be a strong advocate for technical and professional education, and be an exemplary ambassador for Oldham College, they will have confidence in delivering presentations to larger groups of people and be able to provide career information, advice and guidance to potential students & adults of the college'

Oldham College is a medium sized general further education college, with a turnover of almost £25m. It has one main campus in the centre of town, and this in the third phases of a £40m redevelopment which began in 2012. Higher education is taught on a second, dedicated campus, a short walk away. The College delivers a full range of work related education and training, including 16-18 Study Programmes, T levels, apprenticeships, adult learning and higher education. It has over 5,000 full-time students and 600 undergraduates.

The College is in the top quartile for 16-18 Study Programmes, English GCSE resits, and in apprenticeship provision. The quality of its higher education provision is better than many established universities.

The role will require you to embed and work to the college’s values; working with Integrity, having Ambition to help our learners succeed and being Inclusive to learners and colleagues alike.

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