Placement Officer

  • Job Reference: RA146
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2022
  • Recruiter: S Knights Recruitment LTD
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  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £24,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Business Development / Sales, Employer Engagement, Support / IAG
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Salary: £24,000 to £26,000
Reference: RA146

S Knights Recruitment is a specialist Employability & Skills Recruitment Agency. We recruit for Colleges and Training Providers across the UK.


S Knights Recruitment are proud to be recruiting for a training provider that have recently been graded ‘good’ by Ofsted and truly have both learners and employers at the forefront of what they do! This is an ideal role for a candidate who has experience working in an engagement or onboarding role and has experience within the employability and skills sector! This is a full-time, permanent role based in Derby and Nottingham.

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a Placement Officer, you will be responsible to:

*Identify potential placements for learners
*Engage and build relationships with current and potential employers
*Ensure the work placement is compliant and health and safety risk assessments have been done
*Work on a database to ensure learner records have been maintained and kept up to date
*Ensure Audit and Compliance are all up to date and adhered to
*Track the attendance of learners and monitor retention rate

Experience and Skills: 

As a Placement Officer, you will need the following to be successful:

*Previous experience in a target-driven role
*Communicative skills both written and verbal
*IAG Qualification is desirable
*Experience working in the employability and skills sector
*Previous experience sourcing work placements for learners
*IOSH working safely
*Ability to travel around the East Midlands

Apply now for the role of Placement Officer!