Industry Liaison Coordinator (Education & Corporate)

Location Singapore, Singapore
Discipline Information Technology & Communications
Job Reference BBBH84371_1574335524
Salary S$6000 - S$8500 per annum
Consultant Name Alinas Lani De Mesa
Consultant Email lani.alinas@manpower.com.sg
Consultant Contact No. 62325254
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R1108334


The P-TECH Industry Liaison Coordinator, located in Singapore, is responsible for the overall coordination and execution of the P-TECH partnership comprising four high schools together with tertiary and industry partner. This is a highly visible role responsible for day-to-day collaboration between the partners and other key P-TECH stakeholders to ensure long-term commitments and goals. The role requires a motivated self-starter who is skilled in stakeholder management and can move between education and corporate spheres with ease.
The role reports to the Corporate Social Responsibility Lead based in Singapore.

SUMMARY:

  • Mobile work at client offices and educational institutions (ITE/Poly)
  • Build and manage positive relationships with key P-TECH partners and stakeholders including staff, students and parents, local and global staff, local education/employment/community organizations and government
  • Provide project management for employer-specific projects at partner education institutions including workplace learning, mentoring and internships
  • Collaborate with P-TECH partners and stakeholders to review and revise the skills map annually
  • Research and develop best practices in workplace learning curricular models
  • Research and develop best practices in mentoring program models
  • Continually develop industry-vetted skills map and workplace competencies
  • Develop work practices and systems that enable sustainable engagement between the school and industry
  • Engage in professional growth and development opportunities to keep abreast of current and emerging careers in a rapidly changing workplace
  • Act as point-of-contact and initiator for collaborative efforts involving all P-TECH stakeholders and the P-TECH school staff, students and parents, and other interested parties around employer commitments



PRIMARY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work collaboratively with partners to develop innovative workplace learning curriculum
    • Collaborate with the PTECH school's Workplace Learning strand to create projectbased learning opportunities and workplace experiences that address workplace competencies and technical skills
    • Facilitate speakers for classroom projects and schoolwide events as needed
    • Work with partner high school staff to implement an industry validated assessment tool for workplace competencies and technical skills
  • Manage mentoring program
    • Recruit and train employee mentors from industry partners
    • Develop curriculum in collaboration with educational institution staff to facilitate meaningful conversations between students and mentors that support workplace learning
  • Coordinate on-site workplace learning experiences at the company facilities
    • Plan engaging onsite visits for students that provide insight into the workplace and jobs that students are working toward and align with what students are learning in school
    • Recruit volunteers as needed
  • Create professional development opportunities for teachers (where relevant/ necessary)
    • Pair teachers with industry professionals (in appropriate specialty/content area) for job shadowing as required
    • Coordinate ongoing professional development experiences for the PTECH staff (i.e. attending meetings, conferences, and presentations on industryspecific skills)
  • Manage the internship program for P-TECH students
    • Identify relevant, substantive, and potentially creditbearing projects for students working with school and industry
    • Work collaboratively with partner educational institution staff to create an internshipready assessment that will help determine which students are ready for internship opportunities
    • Coordinate schedules and work spaces (i.e. which days students will work, where they will sit, which meetings they can attend)
    • Develop a formal evaluation with managers, mentors, and teachers (i.e. presentation, written reflection, etc.) to culminate each student's internship experience


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Relevant Bachelor's degree
  • Two years teaching experience in a Singapore educational institution (or equivalent)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Solution-focused approach
  • Strong stakeholder management experience and skills
  • Adaptable, resourceful, strong problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated mastery of relevant technological capacities


***Thank you for your interest! However, we regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified..
We respect your privacy and all communication will be treated with confidentiality. If you wish to know more about this position or explore other roles, please prepare your updated profile and get in touch with our consultants at Lani.Alinas@manpower.com.sg | EA License No.: 02C3423 | Personnel Reg No.: R1108334

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Lani De Mesa Alinas EA License No. 02C3423 Personnel Registration No. R1108334

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