Placement Coordinator

6 days left

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Southampton
Salary
25339.00 - 27106.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Mar 2021
Closes
16 Apr 2021
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
Seetec Pluss is one of the UK's leading providers of employability and health services, supporting thousands of people to move into employment each year.

As an organisation we are recruiting for a number of Employability contracts to support the unemployment back to work. This job will play a key role in contributing to the UK's economic recovery, 'Restart' which is a cornerstone of the Governments 'Plan for Jobs' strategy and the existing expansion to the Work and Health Programme (WHP_JETS). The role will be supporting individuals who have been in long- term unemployment or those affected because of the devastating economic impact of Covid-19. We will address the barriers to gaining new employment with tailored support for each individual to achieve and sustain good work, including supported job search, re-training for a different sector and restoring self-confidence for work.

We are currently seeking committed and motivated Placement Co-ordinator to join our team. You will deliver a high level of customer service at all customer/employer contact points, ensure a professional and positive working relationship with all internal stakeholders. Identify suitable candidates for the available vacancies, either via CMS interrogation or engagement with Employment Advisors. Ensure participants are suitably prepared at each stage of the job start journey, e.g. ensure job understanding, interview preparedness, Day 1 readiness.

Our ideal candidate must be to achieve targets by sourcing, screening and matching our programme participants to the appropriate job vacancies and securing job starts. This will involve working between the programme participants and a number of internal teams, including Employment Advisors and Employer Account Managers. You will be a goal focused team player to build positive relationships, guide, inspire, challenge, encourage and help our programme participants secure employment. This is a fast-paced role which involves dealing with multiple stakeholders simultaneously, participants, employers and operational delivery teams.

Join us and be proud to help our communities and be part of the recovery ensuring no one is left behind.

Key Responsibilities
Provide support to the internal Employer Services Team (EST) in aspects of employer account management
Identify the specific recruitment needs of employers and undertake tailored pre-screens and where appropriate other types of assessments
Provide support to internal operational teams by coordinating the fulfilment of vacancies
Maintain timely progress updates to all stakeholders involved, ensuring pro-active communication at all times
Fully understand the local labour market to ensure readiness to respond to emerging sector demands
Market specific customers to employers

Skills and Experience
Essential
• A good working knowledge of the local labour market in the specified geographical locations
• Fully IT literate in using a range of Microsoft Office programmes and Microsoft Teams

Desirable
• Knowledge of the employability industry
• Knowledge of the recruitment industry
• Full driving licence to enable deployment across a specified geographical area (region), when required

Additional Information
Salary: GBP25,339 - GBP27,106 per annum (dependent on experience)
Location: Southampton
Hours: 37 hrs (full time) 8.30am- 5.00pm Monday -Thursday, Friday 8.30am -4.30pm
Closing Date: 16th March 2022 (Rolling campaign due to high volume of activity)

Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays + Birthday day off, Pension, Competitive Salary, optional discounted Medical and Health Cash Plans, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to work scheme, Eye care scheme, Access to wide range of local and national discounts.

In light of Covid-19 Interviews will be undertaken via Microsoft Teams. Following recent developments from COVID 19 you may see a delay in receiving feedback or interviews being scheduled.

Unfortunately, we have no control over time restraints and will be in touch as soon as possible.

Please Note: We are currently bidding for number of government contracts which are due to be announced April 2021.

Seetec Pluss is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share and uphold this commitment in conjunction with the requirements of the Prevent Duty and the positive promotion of modern British values.

Dependent on the role applying to you may be required to process a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS/DS) check. Seetec Pluss support the recruitment of ex- offenders and will not discriminate in anyway. Our full policy statement of "Ex-Offenders" can be found on our website under" About us"

Seetec Pluss is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity

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