Action Mental Health

Skills Coach IT

Londonderry, Derry
£21,000 to £23,500 p/a
19 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Action Mental Health works to improve the health and well-being of people with a range of disabilities by creating opportunities for progression towards independence and employment.

An opportunity exists within AMH New Horizons, Foyle for the position of:

Skills Coach IT

(Maternity Cover 9 Months, with possible extension) based at AMH New Horizons, Unit 13, Springtown Industrial Estate, Springtown Road, Derry/L'Derry, BT48 OLY (Ref: SCITF 10/16)

35 Hours per week
Salary £21,000 to £23,500 per annum

The overall purpose of this post is to support the recovery of individuals with mental ill health through the effective planning and delivery of programmes of accredited ICT and personal development which will meet their individual needs and prepare them for progression towards further education, training or employment.

Essential Criteria includes:
- Educated to QCF level 2 (including GCSE Maths and English grades A*-C) or equivalent
- Recognised Level 3 IT qualification
- Occupationally competent to deliver BCS Qualifications.
- Evidence of delivery vocational / accredited IT training in a group setting i.e. OCN, ECDL, NVQ or BCS.

This post will require the successful candidate to undergo a successful check via the Access NI Service before commencement of employment.

For full details and an application pack, please visit our website, visit or e-mail or telephone 028 9182 9901 quoting reference number SCITF 10/16.

Closing date for completed applications is 12noon Thursday 3rd November 2016.

This post is part funded by the European Social Fund and Deportment for Economy.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.