Employment Coach, Permanent, Uxbridge, £27,872 - £29,816 DOE
Location: Uxbridge
Salary: £27,872 - £29,816
Conditions: 37.5 hrs per week
Reference: R13/1215
Posted on: 13 January 2022

Do you want to make a positive different in the lives of others? Are you known for your motivational skills and positive attitude?

Rthirteen a supporting a fantastic, employability support organisation in their search for an Employment Coach to join their team in Uxbridge. Within this role you will support those who have been in long-term unemployment or who have been affected by the impact of Covid-19. You will be managing a caseload of participants, providing support throughout their journey to employment as well as giving advice and guidance to ensure participants succeed in their goals.  

For this role you will be someone who can build strong positive relationships with others, challenge where necessary and encourage people to achieve their goals. You will ideally come from a background that focuses on problem solving and helping others.

Duties to include:

  • Managing a caseload of participants, ensuring they have a positive experience of the service.
  • Providing advice & guidance of the basics of self-employment where necessary.
  • Supporting participants with regard to job searching, interviewing preparation and confidence building.
  • Provide training and guidance on digital technologies to enable participants to engage in guidance self-service.
  • Sourcing suitable job opportunities from the local labour market.
  • Identifying recruitment needs for employers, carrying out pre-screens & assessments.
  • Working to meet and exceed performance targets.
  • Ensuring all records are kept up to date and accurate.

You will have/be:

  • Previous experience in a role with a focus on problem solving and supporting others.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with a range of individuals.
  • Confident engaging with people both face to face and across digital platforms.
  • Confident challenging behaviours and attitudes towards gaining employment.
  • Good knowledge of the Uxbridge labour market and geographical challenges.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Comfortable working in a team and to own initiative.
  • Flexible and adaptable.

Desirable but not essential:

  • Experience working in employability/advice & guidance.
  • Full UK Driving license with access to own transport.

This is a full time, permanent role working 8:30am-5:00pm Monday to Friday & 8:30am – 4:30pm Friday. The offered salary for this position is £27,872 - £29,816 dependant on experience. Benefits of this role include 25 days annual leave + bank holidays + Birthday Day off, Pension, optional discounted Medical and Health Cash Plans, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to work scheme, Eye care scheme and access to wide range of local and national discounts.

How to apply:

To hear more details about this fantastic opportunity please email your CV to Hannah El-Najjar - Resource Specialist at rthirteen recruitment hannah@rthirteen.co.uk

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