Post:                          WORK PLACEMENT OFFICER

Salary:                       £22,257

Hours:                       Full time, 37 hours

Ref No:                      J10/19

Contract:                  Permanent

Closing Date:           3 February 2019

Interviews:               11 February 2019

Download:                Work Placement Officer JD       


Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to appoint a Work Placement Officer to support our Work Placement Executives and organise work experience for learners across the curriculum areas. This includes sourcing work placement opportunities, assessing the suitability, health and safety and safeguarding of the placements, in line with college policy and procedures.

Suitable candidates should have 5 GCSEs, A* to C, including Maths and English, and an NVQ Level 3 in Administration or equivalent. Ideally candidates should possess a relevant Health and Safety qualification.

Applicants should have proven experience of working in a work placement, employer engagement or similar role, and an understanding of work placement study programme requirements and emerging work placement government priorities.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.

The College operates on 3 campuses – Warrington, Hartford and Winsford.

Please download our job application form here and email to


`Warrington and Vale Royal College is committed to Equal Opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our learners’