Key Worker

Ref No. BHN256012
Salary £24,000 - £27,000/annum
Location Swindon, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open

Introduction

My client is a leading force when it comes to breaking down barriers to employment for disabled people and is looking for a Key Worker to work in Swindon and the surrounding areas.

Important

Must be empathetic

The Job

The successful candidate will be working on an employability programme helping disabled jobseekers move further towards the job market and into sustainable employment.

The role is being offered on a full time permanent basis.

Duties include:

  • Delivering tailored support to an individual's needs, focused on overcoming barriers, identifying and achieving employment aspirations and providing consistent contact and intensive support throughout the participant journey
  • Providing intensive end to end support to a small caseload of participants, remotely across a wide geographical
  • Meeting virtually and face to face with jobseekers
  • Liaising with the health team to address health barriers
  • Supporting jobseekers with CV writing and job application process.
  • Providing continual in-work support.
  • Working from home initially but eventually on an outreach basis from multiple sites

We are interested in speaking to candidates with the following:

  • Experience working as an Employment Advisor/ Key Worker
  • Experience working to targets relating to supporting people with barriers back into work
  • Previous experience of supporting those with health issues/mental/physical health conditions
  • The ability to build rapport and effectively motivate and coach individuals with complex barriers to progress towards employment.
  • The ability to work autonomously and self-motivate

My client is offering a salary of between £24,000 - £27,000 plus a benefits package, which includes: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension scheme and many more.

Please note that this role is working remotely in the field and candidates will need access to their own vehicle. Ideally candidates will be based around the Swindon area.

If you are interested in this role, please send an up to date version of your CV OR call me for an informal chat on 01489 873492

 

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