Post:                          WORK PLACEMENT OFFICER

Salary:                       £22,257 FTE salary, £18550.35 actual salary

Hours:                       Full time, 37 hours, term time only

Ref No:                      J60/18

Contract:                   Permanent

Closing Date:            12 September 2018           

 Interviews:               18 September 2018

 Download:                 Work Placement Officer JD 2018                         


Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to appoint a Work Placement Officer (Childcare/Health and Social Care) to effectively support the Work Placement Coordinator. The Work Placement Officer will organise work experience for learners on full time college courses across the college curriculum. The role will require the successful candidate to plan, visit and assess students in the workplace, as per course requirements.

This includes sourcing work placement opportunities, assessing the suitability, health and safety and safeguarding of the placements in line with college policy and procedures.

A high degree of IT literacy is essential along with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will have the ability to prioritise at all times, 5 GCSEs at grade C or above, including Maths and English, NVQ Level 3 in Administration or equivalent, and be able to work under pressure. A current driving licence and use of a vehicle is required.

This post is full time, term time only.

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’