Recruitment and Promotions Worker Ref:- CH14118
Recruitment and Promotions Worker – Ref:- CH14118
Salary G6 £22,180 - £26,208 per annum
Walsall Fostering Service recruits, trains, assesses and supports foster carers. We have a track record of high quality service provision and are committed to achieving positive outcomes for all Walsall children in care.
We are looking to employ a Recruitment & Promotions Worker in the Recruitment & Assessment Team who will devise and implement plans and promotional activity that will assist in the recruitment and retention of foster carers. You will coordinate, develop and deliver recruitment activities and events. There will be the opportunity for you to introduce new ideas and use your initiative.
We are looking for someone with an industry recognised marketing qualification and/or education to A level standard or equivalent. You should be able to develop effective marketing and communications plans and activity, at both a strategic and tactical level and be able to evaluate and demonstrate the results.
You should be able to demonstrate knowledge and effective use of traditional, digital and new media channels, be able to organise and deliver public-facing events and be able to develop key messages and promotional copy for tailored campaigns. You will work alongside social workers and foster carers and have well developed interpersonal, communication and networking skills. You should be well organised and be able to work to deadlines.
This post is covered by the Government’s Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for public sector workers.
For more information, contact Mike Gregory 01922 650871 or 0300 555 2834
Closing date: 23 September 2018
Walsall Council takes seriously the responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all the children, young people and entrusted to our care and it is our expectation that all staff will share this commitment. We will ensure continuous development and improvement of robust recruitment processes and procedures that promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce. Completion of an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check is a requirement for working with children and young people.Supporting documents
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