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Work Placement - Vision West Nottinghamshire College

Job description

Work placement opportunity within Vision West Nottinghamshire HR department. 

You will gain an insight to by shadowing staff in a very busy HR office. You will be observing members of staff in the HR Department based at Ashfield House, Chesterfield Road, Mansfield; looking at a variety of tasks that are HR Specific, will be able to see how the interview process works within a college environment, possible attendance at meetings and general administration duties where appropriate.


  • Apply by: 31/07/2017
  • Company: Vision West Nottinghamshire College - HR Team
  • Pay: N/A
  • Working times/day: TBC
  • Location: Ashfield House, Chesterfield Road Mansfield Notts
  • Job type: Work placements
  • Job sector: A-levels
  • Employers reference: AVWNC0612
  • Listing date: 01/12/2016

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this opportunity please email Rachael Blythe with your:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Availability

Please note - Placements are open to all students at Vision West Nottinghamshire College, this may result into the placement being allocated; we do advise all students interested in the placement to speak with the employer in the first instance to check that the placement is still available.

Step 1 - Once you have a confirmed offer, in order to proceed with the work placement you will need to complete the work placement application form on Pro Portal, the form can be found under miscellaneous. (An accurate start and approximate end dates MUST be entered)

Step 2 - Your tutor will be asked to authorise your placement once you have fully completed your application form (remember to SAVE).

Step 3 - Once authorised, the work placement team will ensure the health and safety documentation for your placement is in place.

Step 4 - The work placement team will then send you, your tutor and the employer an email to confirm your work placement is ‘ Ready to Go’.

Step 5 – Collect a Progress Passport which you must complete on placement and ask your supervisor to sign off your hours and provide feedback on the last pages.

Step 6 – To check the status of your application, look at the note section at the bottom of your application form.

A parental consent form must also be signed and passed to your tutor before you go on placement.

If you have questions or need any support ringing an employer or completing your application, simply email or call into Room 218 at Derby Road.

We encourage you to secure your work placement as soon as possible. The deadline to have a placement agreed is Friday 8 Dec 2017.

Good luck and remember to ask your employer on completing your placement if you can add them as a new reference on your CV!

Why choose West Notts?

Best college for A Levels value added* in the East Midlands

£50m investment in our facilities since 2008

In the top 10% of all providers nationally for apprenticeships

Second for vocational value added* in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

90% of students move into a positive destination

*Value added is a measure of a student’s progress against their starting point
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