Youth Engagement Officer

JLD Recruitment Ltd
05 Jul 2018
13 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Youth Engagement Officer

Location: Hertfordshire (Essex, Hertfordshire, Thurrock & Southend on Sea with base office based in Basildon, Essex) & St Albans

Type: Full time, permanent

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am - 4:30pm

Salary: £18,500 - £22,500 per Annum

Requirement: You must be a driver with your own transport for this role

Do you have a passion for working with others? The thought of helping people take control of their education and careers excite you? If so, this could be the job for you!

You will be expected to meet targets in relation to the number of young people expressing an interest and subsequently signing up as a result of your recruitment events via assemblies, stalls, careers events, parent’s evenings, youth club events etc.

This a fantastic opportunity for a proven target exceeder to who has both a passion for sales and creating life changing opportunities for young people.


  • Meeting targets set by Regional Recruitment Manager for each NCS recruitment campaign

  • Presenting to large audiences of young people, creating enthusiasm and a passion to take part in NCS via schools, colleges and youth group events

  • Delivering strong sales pitched when working on recruitment stalls to sell the NCS experience to young people

  • Building and maintaining relationships with a wide range of key stakeholders including teachers, parents/guardians, community leaders, governors etc. in order to gain support for the NCS


  • Sales experience within a target environment, demonstrating when you have been a top performer

  • Public speaking experience

  • Ability to build a quick rapport with people (including young people, stakeholders and parents/guardians

  • Driving license and access to own car

  • Be energetic, enthusiastic and have a persuasive personality

  • A hunger for success!

  • Strong communication skills with in a 1-1 and group settings with people from varied backgrounds

  • Possess excellent time management, administration and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team towards individual and team targets

  • Accurate data inputting

  • Must be flexible to travel across the region as and when required

Note: You will be required to pass an enhanced DBS check for this position.

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