Inspiring the Future is a completely free employee volunteering in education initiative launched nationally in July 2012. It aims to broaden the employer/education interface with careers guidance, work experience, mentoring, school governorship and other programmes.
Purpose of the role
Education and Employers now seeks to appoint an energetic and hands-on Schools Engagement Assistant to build upon considerable initial impetus to drive progress towards these ambitious delivery targets until end July 2016. The Schools Engagement Assistant will be based in the charity’s office in Clerkenwell.
Specifically, Education and Employers seeks someone to make direct contact with state schools and colleges to help deliver sections of funded projects in collaboration with project leads. The role will specifically focus on working with schools to organise events bringing apprenticeship volunteers into schools and the Inspiring Governors campaign, helping schools to use the Inspiring the Future system to find suitable governor volunteers.
Education and Employers is a small charity working at a rapid pace to bring about change and the ideal candidate will be able to absorb key information quickly, work well with a small team in a dynamic working environment. There is every prospect of Inspiring the Future becoming one of the innovation success stories of British education, and this an excellent opportunity to become associated with that success.
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