The Wessex Inspiration Network Outreach Hub Co-ordinator (50%, Fixed Term)

09 Nov 2019
14 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
The WIN is looking for a creative and energetic Outreach Hub Co-ordinator to work in the Weston-super-Mare area. The postholder will build and develop working relationships with identified outreach partners such as local authorities, LEP's, National Citizens Service, Careers Enterprise Council and local employers in order to offer outreach activities to a number of schools in the area.

Educated to first-degree level (or equivalent) the successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to engage with a wide variety of stakeholders including schools, teachers, careers advisors, employers and youth and community groups. The post holder will also need to demonstrate a high level of organisational skill and time management.

The postholder will be expected to support the WIN Project Manager and the wider WIN team in the efficient management of the project particularly with the work of the Outreach Hub which is a new development for the National Collaborative Outreach Programme (NCOP).

The WIN is one of the NCOP consortia funded by the Office for Students (OfS) and covers Bath, North Somerset and Wiltshire.

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF), and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Gold' by Investors in People, which demonstrates Weston College's commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.

Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.