Cumbria Collaborative Outreach Programme
Full Time, Fixed Term
Barrow in Furness
Work alongside area officers to deliver educational initiatives in schools and colleges within Cumbria; as well as with community groups, in order to raise aspirations and achievement and support progression to Higher Education?
Work impartially and effectively to build good relationships with a range of partners both internally and externally, including schools, colleges, employers, communities and universities?
Work with other colleagues to reach operation targets and goals?
Demonstrate a commitment to the WP agenda for under-represented groups in higher education?
We are looking to recruit an experienced and motivated graduate intern to develop and deliver an agreed programme of outreach activity within Barrow for the Cumbria Collaborative Outreach Programme (CCOP), part of OFSs (Office for Students) national initiative to ensure Government targets to double the number of young people from WP backgrounds in Higher Education by 2020 are met.
The University of Cumbria is the lead institution for CCOP the Cumbria consortium, which includes partners ranging from higher education institutions, further education colleges and employers operating within Cumbria. The post will be based within the University of Cumbria but will work for the consortium and report to the CCOP Area Officer under the guidance of the CCOP Manager.
Starting Salary: GBP15,925
Closing date: Sunday 29th July 2018 (midnight)
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