Team Leader - Recruitment Resourcing

Oldham College
402.00 - 24975.00 GBP Annual + 00
09 Jan 2019
21 Jan 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Come and join Oldham College on its journey to becoming a "Great Place to Learn and Work" and be part of our exciting changes in the Faculty of Work Based Learning

We are looking for: Team Leader - Recruitment Resourcing (Apprentices)

Are you interested in in Apprenticeship recruitment do you have the skills to work in a fast paced resourcing team who place Apprentices in roles that can start their careers.

Our Resourcing team ensures that we have the right people with the right skills to support companies in achieving their objectives to develop their Apprentice programme.

There has never been a more exciting time to join Oldham College on its journey to becoming "A Great Place to Learn and Work ". We are a local college with a reputation for dynamism and success and the provision of high- level education and training at its heart.

We embrace and encourage all those who are driven to better themselves, achieve their goals and reach new heights. Excellent resources combined with exceptional tutors and student support means that whatever your ambition, we can help you to achieve it.

The college is widely regarded as one of the most improved colleges, based on students' feedback, qualification achievement results (QAR) and reputation. Each year approximately 2750 young people choose to continue their studies with us, as a full-time student or as an apprentice; a further 600 choose to undertake a university-level qualification with us, and around 1000 adult students. Overall, we have around 5,500 full-time students in the College and 600 at our higher education site, University Campus Oldham (UCO).


When you join our college, our colleagues have access to numerous benefits and facilities:

  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity provision
  • Staff Development days/week (Jan, July, Aug)
  • Free confidential counselling service
  • Staff recognition awards
  • On-site Day Nursery
  • On-site hair and beauty salon and The Grange Theatre


As Resourcing Team leader and a key member of this busy team, you will be responsible for providing a comprehensive, high quality and efficient recruitment service across the organisation, whilst demonstrating a real commitment to attracting and recruiting a diverse range of talented people in addition to managing a team.

You will plan and coordinate recruitment activity for specific companies, supporting the Resourcers in filling high quality vacancies, through the whole recruitment cycle. You will also work in partnership with other key stakeholders including specific sector managers and assessors and will be key to ensuring we deliver the best service possible to all our customers, strengthening the position as a provider of choice for the employer.

You will have a proven track record of managing a team , including appraising staff, developing and implementing entrepreneurial and business-like practices within a recruitment team, coordinating recruitment campaigns in line with organisational policies and procedures, along with up to date knowledge of recruitment best practice. Your ability to develop relationships quickly is really important, as too is your experience in providing advice and guidance, including presentations to internal and external applicants. You need to have strong organisational skills and be able to juggle a number of priorities at the same time, whilst maintaining a high degree of accuracy. Your ability to use your initiative to pro actively deal with queries is also required.