Speakers for Schools is hiring!
29 March 2018
Speakers for Schools is a small team with national reach and profile. We are now hiring for an exciting temporary position for 6-8 weeks to help out our S4SNextGen Work Experience programme in the lead up to our busy summer period. We’re also looking for a volunteer to support our programme lead in contacting schools and basic administration to ensure they are able to take a part of our free programme.
These roles are based in our London office supporting our 8 person team.
Programme Assistant (S4SNextGen)
Salary: FTE £22,500 per annum pro rata
As a part of our new S4SNextGen.org programme, our charity is helping over 45 top firms in their advertising and hosting of students from state schools in their work experience programmes filling hundreds of placements.
This role is supporting our Programme Manager during our busy Summer period supporting and liaising with schools, students and employers for their work experience placements using our S4SNextGen portal. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with communicating with programme participants over phone and email, quick to learn new tech and willing to assist with database support and general administration.
This is a temporary role for 6-10 weeks on a fixed term contract depending if taken as a full-time or part-time role, with hours and days to be agreed with final candidate. Please be sure to indicate if you are applying for full-time or part-time (minimum 3 days a week) in your application.
Admin and Outreach Volunteer
S4S requires an Admin volunteer to process and drive forward engagement with our speaker and school networks. The volunteer will be working closely with the Programme Manager on a specific set of tasks, contacting schools about free opportunities for speakers to help secure a date for the event and documenting communications and information on our databases.