Job Title:                       Employee Engagement Consultant

Salary:                           Up to £25k (depending on experience) + £50k OTE

Hours:                           40 hours per week (Monday – Friday)

Location:                       Middlesbrough Hub (Boho Zone)

Contract:                       Permanent

About the Job:

Our Employer Engagement Consultant will be responsible for engaging with Teesside businesses to identify and create apprenticeship opportunities for young people. Working alongside our marketing, talent recruitment and employer engagement teams we will develop a strong team ethos and spirit, supporting the overall business goals, whilst having fun along the way.

This is a brand new role, created as part of Baltic Apprenticeships’ new city-centre hub network in the North East, starting with Newcastle and Teesside. The Teesside Hub is based in Middlesbrough’s Boho Zone, a hotbed of digital innovation, home to an ever-growing number of digital, tech, and gaming businesses. This is an exciting opportunity to make the role entirely your own, and to carve out a space for Baltic apprentices within Teesside’s rapidly scaling IT, Digital and Tech sector. You will be working alongside a small and supportive team of colleagues working in similar roles.   

The main responsibilities in this role include setting up and attending business development meetings with customers, developing relationships with digital and IT businesses in the area, coordinating with recruitment colleagues to fulfil apprenticeship vacancies created, and educating local employer networks on the benefits of apprenticeship training programmes.

Read the full job description below. 

Job Description


Who are you?

Would you like to play a role in shaping one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK today? Do you want to help young people grow, develop and thrive in their careers?  Do you have experience in building relationships, producing client-focused solutions, and positively influencing customers? Do you have the potential to become a strong business development professional who can help organisations develop their workforce? 

We are looking for an ambitious, motivated and high-energy person with fantastic communication, presentation, listening and negotiating skills. Some of our most successful employees in similar roles at Baltic have come from a range of professional backgrounds, including sales, recruitment, further education, travel, retail, business development and law. They share a common purpose, a people-focused outlook, and passion for learning and the work they do. If you have the passion to deliver a show stopping performance then maybe this is the role for you?

Our ideal candidate will be naturally inquisitive, with a desire to gain a deep understanding of the Tees Valley’s IT, Tech and Digital sectors and build strong and long-lasting relationships with local employers. They will have a natural talent for positively influencing customers, and will be driven to create high quality apprenticeship opportunities for young people within Teesside’s IT, Tech and Digital businesses.

What can we offer?
  • Competitive salaries
  • Competitive annual leave entitlement: 25 days (rising to 26 after 5 years’ service) + Statutory Holidays + your birthday off work!
  • Early finish Fridays!
  • Birthday Cake? Always!
  • Regular social work events!
  • An annual employee awards ceremony!
How to apply:

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