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Careers & Enterprise Coordinators - Ref: EE02124

Employer
Walsall Council
Location
Walsall
Salary
G7: £31,364 - £35,745 per annum (pay award pending)
Closing date
14 Jul 2024
Reference
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Sector
Local Councils
Job Type
Economic development
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
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Hours
Part-Time

Job Details

Careers & Enterprise Coordinators - Ref: EE02124
G7: £31,364 - £35,745 pro rata to hours worked (pay award pending)

Fixed Term Contract until 31st July 2025.

We have two exciting new opportunities for Careers & Enterprise Coordinators to join our Employment and Skills Team, working closely with schools based in the borough of Walsall. The positions will offer 30 hour per week contracts across five working days and will offer hybrid working conditions, with flexible working to meet the needs of suitable candidates.

The Careers & Enterprise Coordinators sit at the heart of our local education network to support schools and colleges improve their careers activities and engagement with the world of work. This work is measured using the Gatsby Benchmarks, a framework for school leaders, headteachers, and careers advisors to assess the development of their pupils in employability skills.

The Co-ordinators will work closely with the Walsall Works team, regional Careers & Enterprise Co-ordinators and the Black Country Enterprise Hub lead. They will facilitate the local Enterprise Adviser network to make it easier for employers to engage with schools and colleges by fostering positive working relationships between the world of work and education.

The Enterprise Coordinators primary focus will be the development and delivery of programmes and activities that are most effective in motivating young people and helping them to make informed career choices to enable them to progress to positive outcomes and destinations.

If you like to know more about the benefits of working at Walsall Council follow the link at https://go.walsall.gov.uk/jobs-and-careers-/benefits-of-working-for-us

If you would like to know more about these positions, please contact Richard.Farmer@walsall.gov.uk or call him on 01922 655686.

View Job Description and Employee Specification.

Important note: When completing your online application form, you will be asked to enter supporting information. You must enter a detailed supporting information statement describing how your skills, abilities and experience meet the specific criteria included in the employee specification. If you do not include a supporting information statement, you will not be shortlisted. Please also ensure that you complete the work history and qualifications sections of your application form. Please do not add a CV as we do not accept them. Please see our Information for Applicants leaflet for further information.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 14th July 2024.

Interviews are anticipated week commencing 12th August 2024

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Walsall Council

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01922 650000
Location
Civic Centre
Darwall Street
Walsall
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