Self-Employment Advisor, Permanent, Kidderminster, £25,339 - £27,106 DOE
Location: Kidderminster
Salary: £25,339 - £27,016
Conditions: 37.5 hrs per week
Reference: R13/933
Posted on: 26 May 2021

Are you looking for a role in which you can use your skills and knowledge to positively impact the lives of others? Do you have good knowledge of self-employment and/or enterprise guidance?

R13 are excited to be assisting a leading employability service provider in order to recruit a Self-Employment Advisor to join their team in Kidderminster. Supporting those who have been in long-term unemployment, you will be providing guidance and developing strategies in order to guide them towards business start-up.

This role will suit someone with similar previous experience, coupled with a passion to help others and the ability to build strong positive relationships wherein you can guide and challenge.

Duties to include:

  • Managing a caseload of participants who have declared ‘self-employment’ as a viable employment option.
  • Providing support and guidance towards business start-up.
  • Ensuring participants are engaged with the programme through maintaining regular contact and acting as a point of contact for any queries.
  • Facilitating assessments, using various tools, to ensure clear understanding of participants personal circumstances, goals and ambitions.
  • Providing technical expertise and advice regarding all areas of self-employment including business planning and financial support.
  • Ensuring participants are prepared for self-employment and understand all statutory requirements.

You will have/be:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, working in a new enterprise creation/development sector.
  • Experience in provide self-employment/enterprise guidance to others.
  • Experience in high quality service delivery.
  • Track record of working in a target driven environment.
  • Computer literate with experience of Microsoft Office & online communication tools (e.g. Skype/Teams).
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Organised, driven, professional.

Desirable but not essential:

  • Small Firms Enterprise Development initiative (SFEDI) qualification.
  • Experience of managing an Independent Trading company.
  • 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 £25,339 - £27,106 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 Sean Ferris - Recruitment Specialist at rthirteen recruitment.

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