Building Heroes

Building Heroes – Academy Lead (Basingstoke)

***THIS JOB VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED***

Salary: £25k pro rata
Hours: 30 hours a week – Worked flexible across the week Monday to Friday
Location: Basingstoke

Main Purpose:
The post-holder will be responsible for maximising applications to the Building Heroes programme by recruiting learners from referral organisations, job centres and other sources to attract learners from both the military and non-military* community, with an  emphasis on the unemployed and economically inactive. They will work to support and  mentor learners to identify career ambitions in the construction industry, as well as  building a network of local/regional employers willing to provide employment  progression opportunities to our graduates. They will also be the liaison with the on-site management team for the Academy industry partner.

Person profile:

The role would suit a self-motivated individual who enjoys a fast-paced environment.

They should be articulate, customer focused with excellent organisational, communication and inter-personal skills. The individual must be positive, enthusiastic, outgoing and approachable. A flexible approach is essential with a willingness to travel and access to use of a car.

This is a challenging but rewarding role in a fast-paced environment. Individuals will be expected to use their own initiative and be proactive, engage in fundraising activities, meet targets and adapt to the changing needs of the charity, as required.

Applicants should send their CVs to glynisa@buildingheroes.org.uk by 6 October 2023.

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