We are looking for a Sales and Recruitment Officer within our Work Based Learning (Apprenticeships) business unit. Do you have a natural sales and recruitment flare who’s looking for your next challenge? As a support colleague you’ll go into the Local Government Pensions scheme, a generous holiday allowance of 33 days not including Bank Holidays (you’ll even get a couple of extra days at Christmas for efficiency days). Here’s some other really great benefit’s too, i.e. Costa Coffee on site, Free on site Gym at Beaufort Road, onsite bakery products at Tameside One, dining experience at The Restaurant at Tameside One, retail discounts, cycle to work, simply health cash plan and a saving club via Manchester Credit Union. Here’s the standard bit: You’ll be responsible for provide central sales and recruitment services for apprenticeships and other College contracts managed through the work based team to existing and new employers / customers. Provide a service for day to day enquiries from young people and employers, college staff, subcontractors and outside bodies in an efficient manner. You’ll also be responsible for apprenticeship vacancy generation, the recruitment of apprentices and customers for contracts managed through the College’s Work Based Learning team.What you’ll need: - Enthusiasm, resilient and highly motivated with Literacy and Numeracy to at least Level 2, you must hold a relevant level 3 qualification or equivalent experience within sales, customer service, account management or similar area of work.Relevant experience employer engagement in relation to sales and recruitment for apprenticeships/work based training. About us: Tameside College has an excellent reputation and this is a real opportunity for you to make a difference in people’s lives. We’re based in Ashton-Under-Lyne Greater Manchester in a diverse and vibrant further education college that offers a wide range of course including A level and advanced level vocational study programmes, Apprenticeships and adult courses up to degree Level. We aim to give all our students an exceptional experience.We believe in excellence and we back that up with high expectations, a superb working environment (as part of the Vision Tameside £100 million+ accommodation strategy) and outstanding teaching. We also believe that attending college is about more than achieving a qualification, important though that is. This is why we aim to give learners every opportunity to develop their full potential in a supportive and friendly environment.Subject to volume of applications, we may decide to close the vacancy early. Come join us on our journey to outstanding!Recruitment Agencies: We are not utilising the service of recruitment agencies for this vacancy and will accept direct applications only. Any CV’s forwarded for this vacancy will be treated as a gift and not subject to your terms and conditions.