Schools Liaison Director
North West England
£30,000 per annum
Talk The Talk is an education charity working with schools across the UK.
Over the past six years, we have delivered in-school workshops that have equipped over 75,000 young people with the tools that they will need to be confident communicators in all aspects of their lives.
Due to continued expansion, we are looking for the right candidate in the North West of England to join our team of School Liaison Directors.
The School Liaison Director will work closely with the Director to:
• Make initial contact and recruit new schools through school visits, meetings and presentations to networks and education consortia
• Liaise with schools prior to and after workshop delivery
• Maintain and build relationships with schools already engaged with Talk The Talk
• Promote the work of the organisation through social media
• Take responsibility for aspects of communications strategy
Knowledge and experience:
• Two years sales and marketing experience
• An understanding and experience of the education system
• Experience at engaging and building relationships with secondary schools
• Teaching experience is an advantage
Skills and aptitudes:
• Experience of Microsoft Office
• Well organised with the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
• Strong communication skills and ability to liaise with colleagues across the organisation
• Ability to work under pressure using own initiative and able to work unsupervised
• Attention to detail
• Good oral and written communication skills including an excellent telephone manner
• Flexibility, teamwork and a service mentality
• Access to own car and willing to travel across the North West region with monthly visits to our head office in Herefordshire
For an informal chat about the role, please contact Talk The Talk Director Richard Hull via email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Application by CV and cover letter to email@example.com
Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Closing Date – Friday 20th October 2017
Website – www.talkthetalkuk.org