Based at Redbridge campus. Fixed term from April 2018 for 12 months tbc
New City College is the dynamic group of further education colleges in East London which
comprises Tower Hamlets College, Hackney Community College and Redbridge College. All colleges in the group are graded Good by Ofsted, and our 3-college merger places the group at the forefront of further education in the region. With a turnover of £67m, 20,000 students and 1000 staff it is one of the strongest and most influential further education organisations in the country.
Our college environment is second to none. We have industry standard facilities and equipment at all campuses, expert staff and partnerships with other high profile organisations which all prepare students for progression to higher education or successful careers.
East London is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. As we develop our longer term vision, we will continue to ensure that we invest in our staff and other resources to provide a distinctive offer and excellent, supportive learning environment which meets the needs of students and employers and prepares local people for the changing
Recruitment and Retention Manager, maternity cover.
£37,334 per annum
Are you an experienced manager of Further education college front line, admissions and enrolment services?
We are looking for a dynamic, student-focused and very capable manager to lead the staff and processes that support students from their first point of contact, through the admissions process to their enrolment at our Redbridge campuses. You will co-ordinate the administration of student financial support, and also give leadership support to the personal development, behaviour and welfare team, which has responsibility for safeguarding, behaviour management and enrichment activities.
It is essential that you have up-to-date knowledge of further education admissions and enrolment processes, including course advice best practice, and the funding regulations for student fee assessment. With hands-on experience of organising successful recruitment and enrolment events, you will be unflappable and focused on the detail to make sure that enrolment is a well-planned, efficient and accurate process.
New City College is one of the largest and most dynamic college groups in the country, created by the mergers of Hackney, Tower Hamlets and Redbridge colleges. You will be a key player in the Group Customer Services department, contributing to an excellent student experience across all our campuses. Primarily based at Chadwell Heath, you will need to travel to other college campuses and external venues as required. Some evening and weekend work will be required to support recruitment and promotional events.
New City College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all students and visitors, and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applications will be subject to full vetting procedures including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds and abilities. We want our employees to be happy at work and we offer generous annual leave, pension schemes, flexible working (where appropriate), enhanced maternity leave, eye tests reimbursed and a confidential counselling service.
Closing Date: 25th February 2018
Interview Date: 28th February 208 to be confirmed