Community Employment Specialist

Community Employment Specialist -001-11-30T00:00:00+00:00

Job Summary

Team Support Midlands are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of their client for a Community Employment Specialise to join their team on a 12 month contract.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week Mon – Fri

Salary: £21,191 – £22,609 per annum

Full clean Driving licence and access to your own vehicles is essentialMust be willing to undertake a DBS check

My client is a not for profit company and registered charity run by disabled people for disabled people

The successful applicant must have lived experience of expert knowledge of disability and a real insight into the issues disabled people face in finding and securing employment

Role: Working between Jobcentre Plus, J2E Job Club and local employer engagement to provide insight into the issues many disable people face in finding and securing employment.

Supporting work coaches by providing adviceArranging 1-2-1 support

Supporting participants to develop CV’s, Job Applications, job searches and interview skills

A full job specification is available on request

Qualifications: A good standard of education is required.

Would be advantageous if you were educated to degree level

Experience: A lived experience or expert knowledge of the barriers disabled people face in every day life when seeking employment

Have strong people skills and proven experience of bringing people together

Good understanding of the social model of disability

Good knowledge of employability skills and the ability to tailor this to the needs of disabled people and those with complex health conditions

Immediate start available

Please click to apply or call Laura Pritchard on 0121 523 1089.

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