The Science Council is a charitable body that sets standards for practicing scientists, through professional registration.
Working in partnership with 36 science professional bodies, and a range of other stakeholders, the Science Council celebrates the UK’s scientific workforce at all levels, highlights challenges in this workforce and undertakes targeted developments in prioritised areas.
Technical education and associated career routes are a priority area within Science Council activity. This role is part of a collaborative project made possible by grant funding from the Gatsby Foundation. You will work alongside the Apprenticeships Lead.
We have made good progress with the apprenticeships work and this role will accelerate our support for stakeholders’ understanding and appreciation of T Levels as a route into the scientific workforce, and the importance of professional registration.
The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of T Levels and experience of: working with or for a training provider operating in Further Education; building and maintaining productive relationships with organizations, stakeholder groups and volunteers; facilitating workshops and preparing learning resources. reporting through governance structures; and preparing project communications that are tailored for the audience and for the communication channel. You will be proactive and solutions-focused.
To apply, please submit a succinct up to date CV and covering letter via our online application form, outlining your suitability for the role according to the job description and person specification.
Closing date for applications: 09:00am on Monday 2nd October 2023
Interviews: Wednesday 11th October 2023
Please ensure you have availability to attend if invited. All candidates will be contacted 4th/5th of October.
The Science Council is committed to equal opportunities and we value diversity in our workforce. Applications will be treated with strict confidentiality. No agencies please.