We are currently recruiting for several positions at Life Skills Education Charity. Basic details are shown below, please click on the link in the title to get a complete job description and person specification for the role you are interested in.
Best suited to someone with previous experience as Sales and Marketing Executive / Coordinator, Account Manager, Sales Support, Internal Sales or similar. You will be driving new sales leads by making direct contact with new and existing customers in the education sector Telesales and face to face meetings will generate leads along with marketing our charity to businesses to generate funding. You will liaise with a team of DARE Officers to schedule them on a term by term basis to meet the delivery demands of all programmes.
You will be responsible for all direct sales and marketing of the business. You will be enthusiastic about speaking to clients on the phone and following up with personal visits where necessary. An understanding and or experience of the education system would be an advantage. You will be an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual who is able to work unsupervised, be a team player and be willing to do what is necessary in the best interests of the charity. Your main role will be to make contact with schools and secure orders for the programmes to be delivered by DARE officers, plan resources against demand and organise/ negotiate resources to meet the demand.
You will need a full UK driving licence and your own vehicle – mileage allowance will be paid on all miles travelled over and above your daily commute. Full training and equipment will be provided.
Life Skills Education Charity are always looking for quality people to join our team. Are you enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of young people? Committed to reducing the harm caused by drug and alcohol abuse? Have an energetic approach to your work? If so this may be for you!
Your main role will be to deliver the 10 week primary curriculum to children in years 5 and 6 (9-11yrs old) at primary school, although there may be opportunities for work in secondary schools and other educational establishments. You will be based at home and required to work at various locations as directed. There will be no guaranteed hours of work. Work will be offered as and when available and the number of hours will differ from term to term.
The role requires a full UK driving licence and own vehicle and there will be remuneration for mileage incurred. Full training, corporate uniform, and equipment will be provided.
Want to help young people achieve their full potential? We at Life Skills Education Charity are looking for experienced leaders from business and the education fields to join our voluntary board of Directors. If you want to give something back to the community, young people, or simply keep active with like-minded people then we are interested in you. This can be fun and rewarding. We are a small organisation with big ambitions and would benefit from your expertise. A field that you are comfortable in and a team that are willing to go the extra mile to help young people set aside the lure of drugs and alcohol issues.
We would estimate the time commitment to be on average ½ a day per month or 6 days per year. Of course you are welcome to do more and we would welcome your contribution.
Expenses can be claimed for business related activities.
If you are interested please send us a copy of your CV to: Unit 21, NBV Enterprise Centre, 6 David Lane, Basford, Nottingham, NG6 0JU. We will consider all applications from people who show that they have worked at a strategic level and can offer an insight that would benefit our existing board of Directors who come from finance, education and local authority backgrounds. Please call on 0300 111 3273 for an informal chat.
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