Employment Support Officer (maternity cover)
Salary: £22,484 per annum/ pro rata
Hours: 22.2 per week (0.6 FTE)
Fixed Term for 6 months
Closing Date: 20th March 2019
Interviews to be held within 2 weeks of the closing date
As a Job Coach, you will work closely with students on the Supported Internship Programme. You will play a key role in the development and delivery of the Supported Internship Programme for learners with learning difficulties and disabilities, providing life-changing opportunities for them to access a real work environment.
You will be an excellent communicator and have the skills to build up strong relationships with both the employers and the students on the programme.
Once a young person has secured a work placement, you will work closely with them and their employer to support them in the work place and will be a key link between employer, student and teachers. You will be key to their success in the work place and help them develop their skills each day, ideally supporting them in to paid work in the future.