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Student support recruitment administrator - HMP Birmingham

Job Title: Student support recruitment administrator - HMP Birmingham
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham
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Salary: £14618 - £20553/annum Excellent holidays and pension
Reference: 204703536
Contact Name: CV-Library
Job Published: September 29, 2016 06:39

Job Description

Milton Keynes College are working in partnership with HMP Birmingham to put education at the heart of the prison system. We have a new 12 month contract opportunity for an experienced administrator who is confident in promoting our courses to our learners as well as managing the education data that represents our allocations and learners. This is a varied and rewarding role that would suit a forward thinker and team player. Milton Keynes College develop education Programmes in partnership with the prison to offer a responsive and relevant curriculum, which includes work experience and work opportunities within the establishment. Our vision here at HMP Birmingham is to offer outstanding education to enable effective and purposeful resettlement for all learners on release." "Using Time, not Doing Time." We want to make a difference to disadvantaged learners, to show that everyone has the potential to achieve and everyone deserves another chance, and the right support at the right time, can be the difference in breaking the reoffending cycle. The requirement of this role is to work across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered. The ideal candidate will be: * Proficient in presenting to groups and display excellent negotiation skills. * Confident in branding and promoting education to help increase course attraction. Responsibilities and skills include: * Collating and analysing data * Creating and maintaining filing systems * Designing and production of documentsUse of appropriate databases and spread sheets * Good basic general education including GCSE (or) equivalent) in Maths and English at Grade C or above. * Proven experience of presenting to groups. * The requirement of this role is to work across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered. * Good IT skills with experience of word processing, spread sheets, databases, email and internet systems. * Accuracy and precision in written presentation. * Sensitive to the complexities of prisons or closed institutions and have the ability to work positively within the inherent restraints. * A willingness and ability to assume responsibility and to see through detailed tasks. * Good communication skills both written and verbal. * Commitment to students and students' success. * Able to motivate self and others. * Have thinking ability: able to plan, communicate and problem solve effectively. * Good organisational skills. * Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Location: HMP Birmingham Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year Salary: £14,618 - £19,143 per annum Closing Date: 12/10/2016 More about the rewards: As well as having 25 flexible days holiday per year pro rata you will also get 3 additional days to be taken over Christmas and of course all of the bank holidays. We offer a car allowance scheme "Just add fuel", but if you prefer a more environmentally friendly approach to travel we also offer a cycle to work scheme. As part of Milton Keynes College you are entitled to apply for an NUS student discount card with offers in plenty of local restaurants and high street shops. Child care vouchers are available and of course the option of being part of our local Government Pension Scheme. For more about our benefits please visit the MK College website