Employment Advisor

£26625 per annum
05 Jul 2019
19 Jul 2019
John Martins
Contract Type
Full Time
Leading disability charity is looking for a dynamic and energetic employment advisor to support and deliver the Work and Health Programme in North London. Duties will include, supporting disabled people in a group and 1-1 setting, action planning and securing vacancies to enable our clients to enter paid employment.
This is a target driven role and the main aim of the contract is to support disabled people into open employment

LOCATION: North London (Lambeth, Camden, etc.)

JOB TITLE: Employment Advisor
SALARY & BENEFITS: £26,625 per annum + benefits (increase to £28,705 after successful probation)
WORKING HOURS: Full time-Monday to Friday 9-5

This position is full time, working 5 days a week in Camden and Lambeth.

Key Responsibilities to include:-

You will carry out initial assessments, develop action plans and monitor progress to ensure goals are achieved and updating the management information system at all times. Some employer engagement experience is beneficial as you will need to actively engage with a range of employers to identify suitable job opportunities to get the right person into the right job with the right organisation.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidates will have excellent people and IT skills, a good understanding of disabilities either in a personal or professional capacity and the ability to engage with employers and clients alike. Previous experience in working with disabled individuals is not essential however is highly advantageous.

Some experience of working on statutory employment and job brokerage programmes as well as experience in delivering employability skills training and good IT is essential but most important is the ability to engage with people and the drive to help people meet their goals and get them into work.

Closing date is midnight 21st July

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