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Employment Advisor

West Midlands
£25,000 to £30,000
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 Reference : RA66 Introduction: S Knights Recruitment are a specialist Employability & Skills Recruitment Agency. We recruit for Colleges and Training Providers across the UK. We at S Knights Recruitment are proud to be recruiting for a Skills and Progression Coach. This will be based central Walsall or Central Birmingham with a schedule of Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Our client are looking for an experienced employment advisors or work coaches with a background in the Welfare to work sector, specifically working on the Restart contract supporting the unemployed into sustainable employment. They are a not-for-profit organisation who have a mission to change peoples lives for the better by providing them with array of opportunities no matter their circumstances. Role and Responsibilities: The Skills and Progression Coach will be responsible for the following: Breaking down barriers of long-term or short-term unemployed participants from the Job centres Supporting referrals with information, advise and guidance into sustainable job outcomes Setting up action plans to help people back into employment Managing a caseload of 65 participants and working towards targets based on monthly job placements Arranging 1 to 1 meetings with referrals for further support in their progression Experience and Skills: The Skills and Progression Coach will require the following experience: Knowledge of the Welfare to work sector Experience working on a Welfare to work contract such as Kickstart, JETS, Work and Health programme but ideally Restart Experience working in a target driven environment with targets on 3 to 4 placements per month Experience supporting people with barriers such as mental health, disability, basic skills etc Apply now for the Skills and Progression Coach role
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  • Job Reference: 701346686-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: S Knights Recruitment
    S Knights Recruitment
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent