Community Employment Advisor
Salary: £21,542 – £24,432 pa
Benefits: 27 days holiday +8 bank holidays, contributory pension scheme, health care package
Closing Date: 28th August 2017 17:00
Interview dates: week commencing 11th September 2017
Hours: Full time, 37 hours per week, Temporary position until 31st December 2019
Newground has been delivering social change within communities in the north of England for around 30 years.
This role is ideal for someone with a passion to make a difference to people’s lives. We are looking for a candidate with the enthusiasm to work with people seeking employment, helping them to identify and address any barriers to them getting a job. The work will involve a caseload of clients working as part of a dedicated team within Newground with support from a range of other agencies
Experience of working with individuals and families facing multiple issues is essential as is an understanding of partnership working with a range of agencies working together to support individual clients.
The role requires a full driving licence and access to a vehicle insured for business use and appointment to this post is subject to an Enhanced check endorsed by the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Why choose to work for Newground?
We believe in the power of social enterprise as a strategy for change. Through our social enterprise model, we deliver professional services in a competitive marketplace. But there’s one key difference between Newground and our private sector competitors. Instead of our profits going to shareholders, they are instead gift aided into our Newground Together and distributed in the form of grants to environmental and community projects. By choosing to be a part of the Newground team, you will help to drive positive social and environmental impact.
Enquiries about the role should be directed to Darren Burton, Sustainable Communities Coordinator West on 07973148238 or via email to email@example.com.
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