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  • £16,960.00 to £17,650.00 per annum
  • 2 weeks ago

Role: Job Coach

Term Time Only, 41 weeks per Year

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Work Placement Team within Myerscough College.

The successful candidate will ensure all aspects of work placements are managed effectively in accordance with College policies. You will also be required to prepare, support and coach students in achieving their full potential, via target setting and action planning in College and out in industry.

It is essential that you have GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths or willing to works towards within 12 months of starting.

Applications are sought from people with experience of any of the following: Agriculture/ Arboriculture / Agricultural Engineering or similar.

Salary: £16,960 - £20,657 per annum, pro rata in accordance with qualifications and experience.

In return the College can offer a fantastic working environment, an attractive benefit package, including access to the Local Government Pension schemes, a generous holiday entitlement and a wealth of professional development opportunities

Closing Date: Tuesday 12 November 2019

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on Wednesday 20 November 2019

Hours 37

Department Work Placement Team

Location Preston

Salary £16,960 - £20,657 per annum, pro rata in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Closing Date Tuesday 12 November 2019

  • £80,000.00 to £84,000.00 per annum
  • Alconbury, Huntingdon, UK
  • 2 weeks ago

Role: Head of Legal

Salary: Up to £84,000 dependent on experience

This is a brilliant opportunity to work within a pioneering Combined Authority who have undertaken to deliver an exciting programme of works.

If you want to work in an innovative Public Authority in a region where we have the best performing economy in the country outside of London, contributing over £5bn a year to UK PLC, and have two of the top five fastest growing cities in the UK, this could be the opportunity for you. You will find an organisation who encourages a good work life balance and professional growth.

The Company
An exciting and unique opportunity has arisen as the Authority is now establishing its permanent legal service and is looking for an exceptional Head of Legal to help deliver the key objectives of this Authority. We are looking for a person who is a creative thinker and exceptional communicator with energy, flair and resilience as well as displaying acute political awareness, is highly motivated and collaborative in approach. 

The Authority was established in March 2017 as a result of powers being devolved to it by Central Government most particularly in regard to securing major developments and improvements in respect of Transport, Housing, Education and Skills across the region. The Combined Authority seeks to be at the frontier of accelerating delivery and securing new investment models, with and across Government, the private sector and the local area.

The Role
This is a standout opportunity for a Legal Counsel to work within a Combined Authority. Responsible for the management and overall provision of effective and timely legal services to the Authority and its Directorates. Your work will be varied and interesting caseload from drafting, negotiating and concluding contracts with stakeholders, to clearly communicate and advise the business on the commercial implications of complex agreements.

Key aspects of the role include the following: 

·       To personally undertake complex legal tasks including advice on the governance and constitutional arrangements of the CPCA

·       The Legal Counsel will be responsible for legal and commercial support and advice to the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board and its wholly owned companies

·       As a qualified solicitor with experience gained in-house or in private practice, you will manage your own caseload with appropriate direction and provide high-level advice and assistance regarding the drafting, review, evaluation and negotiation of a variety of agreements relating to relevant projects 

·       Personally undertake a caseload of corporate legal work 

·       Managing and developing the legal team to secure the provision of legal advice as required 

·       The role will support the Business Board (Local Enterprise Partnerships) as the chief legal officer to that board. The other post will advise and support the committees including attendance at meetings

·       This is an interesting and varied role working on highly important matters to the future economy of the region. 

·       Preparation of reports consideration by members officers and attending and advising at meetings of the Authority including the Leadership Board, Overview and Scrutiny Committee and such other committees and working groups as required