Argyll College UHI offer further and higher education in one of the most geographically fragmented areas of Scotland. We are an academic partner of The University of the Highlands and Islands. The university operates through a partnership of thirteen colleges and research institutions, located throughout Argyll, the Highlands and Islands, Moray and Perthshire.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Schools Link and Apprenticeship Officer

Salary range £31,006.09
Durationpermanent
Working hoursFull Time
LocationMost appropriate college centre
Closing DateThursday 24 January 2019

We are recruiting a Schools Link and Apprenticeship Officer to engage with the 11 secondary schools within the college area to co-ordinate the college activity delivered to school pupils, including skills for work and foundation apprenticeship programmes. 

The postholder will also be responsible for the management and expansion of the Modern Apprenticeship portfolio of the college. 

We are looking for someone who is self motivated, an excellent communicator able to engage effectively with a wide range of people and agencies throughout Argyll and is a creative thinker and problem solver.

Protecting Vulnerable Groups

The Scottish Government have introduced a new membership scheme to replace and improve upon the current disclosure arrangements for people who work with vulnerable groups - The Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme)

All successful applicants must be registered on the PVG scheme. More information on PVG