Commissioning Officer Digital Skills

We currently have an exciting vacancy within the Skills and Work Team for a Commissioning Officer – Digital Skills.
This role will enable us to continue to build on our success and also bring new knowledge and ideas into the team.

About the Role
The post holder will be responsible for supporting residents to have the digital skills and equipment needed to access learning and work opportunities and progress in employment. Activities will include working with Adult Education Budget (AEB) and Community Learning providers to promote the full digital offer available; identifying gaps in provision and supporting the development and commissioning of new provision where required; organising and promoting skills and work events and ensuring the digital offer is represented; working with partners to recruit, train and place digital volunteers and establishing a digital equipment recycling project in Salford. 

About You
Applicants will need an up to date knowledge of the adult skills system; proven experience  in the development, commissioning, management and monitoring of services, preferably in a skills and work context; strong interpersonal and partnership working skills; experience of promoting skills and work activities across multiple channels; are able to manage your own workload to deliver outcomes within agreed timescales;  and experience of working as part of a team. 

Closing date: 6th October 2022

More information and how to apply here


Start your career in Cloud Technology with our free online bootcamp starting on the 24th of October.

Over 80% of Generation students get hired within 5 weeks of graduation, no experience or qualifications needed!

What we're looking for:

  • Age 19-29
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for more information and how to apply, please click the link below.

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Start your career in Data Engineering with our free online bootcamp starting on the 17th October.

Data is one of the fastest growing areas in tech. With career paths leading to AI, machine learning and Big Data, now is a great time to join this sector.

What we're looking for:

  • Must be over 19
  • Available full time for 12 weeks, and ready to start a full time job straight after the course
  • Currently living in Greater Manchester
  • Have the legal right to work and live in the uk

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  • Learn database fundamentals and programming languages 
  • We'll connect you to hiring employees after you complete the programme
  • 1:1 mentoring and support
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Our Vision – Your Future

IN4.0 is a business that wants to do things differently. We know that not everyone understands or has the time to find out about the power of technology, so we get out there and make it real for the people on the ground.

We’re seeking like-minded pioneers, disruptors, innovators, forerunners and leaders to join our team and make the fourth industrial revolution a reality in the North West. We’re committed to developing our employees and offer great benefits, training and career progression.

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Gain Real Marketing Experience with Digital Foundation at B2W Group

Our digital-focused qualification focuses on key marketing topics such as using social media for business, search engine optimisation and building and implementing marketing campaigns.

During this course, you will receive classroom-based lessons and the opportunity to work with an employer to gain real experience in a work environment and put your new skills into practice.
Once completed, this qualification will help you to stand out to employers and start your career in digital through progression into a Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship or full-time employment.


  • Aged 19-24
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BBC Radio Manchester

As we emerge from lockdown, BBC Radio Manchester is pledging to find £10 million of work for Greater Manchester.

They are sharing local job vacancies on air and online. You’ll find a list of jobs updated here daily. And for every job they share, they’re adding up the wage on offer to our total until they reach their target of £10 million.

BBC Radio Manchester's £10m job hunt

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Salford CVS host a section of their website dedicated to a number of job vacancies around Salford 

Jobs via Salford CVS

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Manchester Digital

Manchester Digital is the voice of Greater Manchester’s tech and digital sector. Their community is made up of the region’s most progressive businesses and they work closely together to create the optimum environment for sector-wide success. They are independently funded through membership and represent the entire ecosystem with a wide range of business types, models, sizes and capabilities making up their community.

In addition to their website hosting a directory of local digital jobs, Manchester Digital also runs Digital Future Stars apprenticeship scheme, a unique, industry-backed technical training programme supported by a growing number of tech employer with many of the biggest and most well-known brands in the region hiring through the programme. As the programme is fully designed and delivered by industry experts, it is relevant, flexible and always meets the current needs of tech companies in the region.

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DWP Digital

Launch your digital career with an apprenticeship or job at DWP Digital

DWP Digital design and develop digital services that millions of people across the UK rely on. As such they need top digital talent to be part of their transformation.

They are one of the biggest government departments for recruitment into digital jobs, and as such have digital, tech and IT career opportunities across the country.


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Job opportunities at Media City 

MediaCityUK is a joint venture between Peel Land and Property Group and Legal and General Capital.

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Our specialist teams have a proven track record in delivering high quality sustainable mixed use developments with a focus on creating new communities.

Peel Land and Property is part of The Peel Group, one of the UK’s foremost investors in real estate, infrastructure and transport, with assets owned or under management of more than £5 billion.



School Leavers Opportunities

At IBM, work is more than a job. It's a calling, to build, to design, to code, to consult, to think along with clients and sell. To make markets. invent and to collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. To lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems.
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