Project Support Officer
Job Title: Project Support Officer
Salary: £20,984 - £23,167
Temporary: until 30/09/2022
Worcestershire County Council's Skills team supports the Local Enterprise Partnership in Worcestershire to develop and deliver the skills strategy for the county by understanding the employment needs of our economy both now and in the future. This strategy includes the initiative “Inspiring Worcestershire” wholly focused on supporting Worcestershire's education establishments from Years 7 and above to improve their careers education. This exciting Business Support Officer role working with the programme team will support the strategy across several strands of work.
The successful candidate will contribute to delivering over a one-year period a range of projects within the programme focused on supporting young people to gain the best outcome from careers interventions including supporting a key research programme about those young people who are most at risk from being Not in Education, Employment or Training. The successful applicant will need strong communication and a high level of attention to detail.
Reporting to and working closely with a range of partners, you’ll work with the Council teams, Local Enterprise Partnership and interact with schools whilst ensuring that your role contributes to deliver the desired outputs, outcomes and benefits, in line with the programme. Reporting to the Careers Hub Manager this role will work in our Wildwood campus in Worcester over 35 hours a week.
Come and help us to create Worcestershire’s future workforce.
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Please find the Job Description and Person Specification attached.
Please write your submission with consideration for the essential and desirable criteria on the Person Specification. This should include examples why you should be considered; the experience, skills and knowledge that you would bring to the post.
Application Closing Date: 15th October 2021,
Anticipated Interview Date: 1st November 2021,