Employability Tutor Placements, Health and Social Care

Birmingham, United Kingdom
£30,942 - £32,816 p.a.
03 Aug 2021
End of advertisement period
16 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £30,942 - £32,816 p.a.
Contract Type: Full-time, permanent
Closing Date: 16-08-2021 12 Midday
Support/Academic/Management: Support

Hired@UCB provides careers, employability and placement services to our students based upon 6 key themes: GET Started, GET Skilled, GET Experience, GET Hired, GET Enterprising and GET On. We currently have a vacancy for an Employability Tutor (Placements).

The role of the Employability Tutor is to support students undertaking courses which contain either a compulsory or optional placement element to gain valuable work experience and employability skills. Focusing particularly on the health and social care sector you will organise placements, mentor students on placement, provide CV assistance, maintain databases, support with open days and effectively promote the University through a variety of mediums. You will also develop strong links with UCB Schools and Departments regarding the service, as well as engage directly with employers to source and develop partnership and placement opportunities.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of the health and social care sector through either experience or qualification, in addition to experience in a client-facing role. You will have excellent communication and organisation skills, the ability to work with a diverse range of clients, and proficiency in administration and the use of IT. In order to be successful in this application, you will possess a minimum level 5 qualification, preferably in a field relevant to the post.

Flexibility and a willingness to conduct placement visits off-site as required are essential. 

Closing date: Monday 16 August 2021 at noon   Interview date: TBC 

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