Work Coach for Education and Supported Interships work programme
~ Could your experience with employers and the business world
change young lives?
~ Want the satisfaction of in depth work with a small group?
Our Supported Internship Project is so successful, we are recruiting an additional
Work Coach - For Medway & Swale
24-28 hours per week, worked flexibly through the week
£18,000- £21,000 per annum pro ra tad,e pendinogen x perience
25 days leave (5 weeks) plus bank holidays pro rata
Fully-funded professional qualification, pension scheme & Childcare vouchers
Join a pioneering project supporting young people with learning difficulties and/or autism to achieve Supported Internships and paid work. You’ll get the satisfaction of in-depth work with six or seven learners. No spreading yourself thin across high volumes! Perfect for someone with a great track record creating opportunity for disadvantaged people or engaging employers - recruitment, sales or marketing.
Working for a dynamic social enterprise partnered with Medway and Kent Councils, the role puts you in touch with the UK’s leading Supported Employment experts. Boost your professional development with the fully-funded Level 3 Certificate for Supported Employment Practitioners. Benefits include flexible hours, pension scheme and childcare vouchers.
“I’ve found working closely with young people on their dreams and aspirations to be
amazing, challenging & rewarding” Alison Websper. Work Coach
If you are...
· Driven by a passion for equality and overcoming disadvantage
· A superb networker and partnership builder
· Experienced and well-connected with Medway and Swale businesses
· Able to work flexibly and use your own initiative
· Motivated and able to motivate others
· An excellent communicator to different kinds of people
...we’d love to hear from you!
To apply, visit the working for us page of skillnetgroup.co.uk to download the Job Pack.
Then complete the online application form
Closing date for applications: Sunday 4th March (midnight)
Interviews: Thursday 8th March or Friday 9th March in a Medway location
Start date: Ideally as soon as possible but we are flexible re: notice period
We will contact everyone shortlisted for interview on Monday 5th March (by email)
CVs are not accepted. No agency contact please. You will be required to declare all past convictions, whether spent or not, as this post is exempt from The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1984. You will also be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS Check. Skillnet Group promotes equality in the workplace.