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Employment Adviser- Brixton - EXPIRED

Job Title Employment Adviser- Brixton - EXPIRED
Contract Type Contract
Location Brixton
Salary £24,995 - 29,995 per year
Job Published 03 Jan 2017
REF J58864WR
Contact Name Education Team
Contact Email education@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

A national charity committed to supporting those with barriers relating to disability, health and those in disadvantaged circumstances to find employability, independence and greater inclusion in society are looking to recruit an Employment Adviser on their Work Programme. This is a 6 months Fixed Term Contract based in Croydon and Brixton looking to pay ?24,955 - ?29,995 per annum.

The charity has recognised investors in people award due to the work they have done on developing their staff and the excellent benefits they provide as an organisation, placing a real emphasis on work life balance.

The role will be responsible for building key relationships with employers and canvassing clients for potential vacancies, as well as supporting customers in reaching their personal goals and objective and enabling customers to move into relevant and sustainable employment. You must be results-driven, but also aware that your candidates may be vulnerable and that for many employers hiring people with long term disabilities may be new and unchartered territory. The employers the charity works with include charities, SMEs and major FTSE 100 companies committed to diversity and social mobility.

SKILLS AND CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Relevant previous experience in working with clients on employment focused programmes
  • Motivated by working to set targets
  • Experience in working in a business development role
  • Flexibility to cope with the varying demands of the role and achieve the desired results
  • Ability to problem solve and respond appropriately to a variety of situations
  • Positive attitude to disability, health problems and employment problems
  • Ability to manage and support a caseload and achieve targets for progression
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Ability to encourage, persuade and motivate at all levels
  • Experience working on the work programme would be advantageous

Interviews will be taking place during the week commencing the 9th of January with a start date ASAP.  Should you be interested our candidate would like to see your CV now. 

We value diversity at TPP and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Ref: EXPIRED - J58864WR | Published: 03th Jan 2017