Learner Engagement Officer

  • Job Reference: RA3945
  • Date Posted: 25 July 2022
  • Recruiter: S Knights Recruitment LTD
  • Website: http://s-knights.co.uk/
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: £18,000 to £21,000
  • Sector: Business Development / Sales, Learner Engagement
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Salary: £18,000 to £21,000
Reference: RA3945

S Knights Recruitment are a specialist Employability & Skills Recruitment Agency. We recruit for Colleges and Training Providers across the UK.
We are proud to be recruiting for a Learner Engagement Officer based in Newcastle upon Tyne on a full-time, permanent contract. They are an award-winning, independent training provider, operating in the North East region supporting people to gain skills into employment or upskill existing knowledge and skills to progress in the workplace. They are looking for an experience learner engagement officer or recruitment resourcer to support people into further training on the employability contracts such as AEB and ESF, with targets of 10 to 12 starts per week.

The Learner Engagement Officer will be responsible for the following:
*Build relationships with referral partners such as housing associations, community centres, and job centres to gain participants in courses
*Understanding the participants' previous/current skillset or needs for employment so you can direct them into the right course
*Actively work towards the weekly targets of 10 to 12 starts per month
*Cold calling job boards and search for live vacancies in the local community to further progress the learners once they have passed their course

The Learner Engagement Officer will require the following experience and skills:
*Experience working in the employability sector and knowledge of contracts such as AEB and ESF
*Understanding of the funding rules of the AEB and ESF contracts
*Experience working in similar roles such as outreach officer, recruitment resourcer, sales, and other learner engagement roles
*Ability to work towards weekly targets
*IT literate in Microsoft packages such as 365, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc

Apply now for the Learner Engagement Officer role!