Location: North Devon
Part Time 0.6 FTE
Salary: £18,695 - £20,987 (dependent on qualifications and experience)
Our Client is the largest single provider of information, advice and guidance services across the South West region and operate a range of contracts supporting young people to make successful transitions at key points of their lives. This work includes careers guidance services in schools and the community, supporting young people with a range of individual needs including SEND, mental health and those involved in the Youth Justice system, as well as working with those not in education or employment (NEETs) to re-engage them in positive outcomes.
As they continue to grow and secure new business, our client is seeking expressions of interest from individuals who are interested in working for them as an Employability Adviser.
You will be required to provide information, advice and guidance or support services to help young people progress in learning and work; work with them to overcome barriers and achieve sustained outcomes; increase employability by developing the practical skills necessary to make applications and be successful in job/learning interviews; raise career and learning aspirations in those you work with; manage a caseload of young people with specific characteristics and liaise with partner agencies to ensure young people are able to access the service they require. You will work with young people face-to-face, online and by telephone and the role will include delivery of group work sessions in schools.
* Experience of working with young people in a youth, community or learning environment
* Experience of effective caseload management
* Experience of developing relationships with organisations and professionals
Desirable Criteria (or ability to develop):
* Experience of working with specific groups of young people (e.g. youth offenders, care leavers, SEND, young carers)
* Experience of working with employers and learning providers
Vacancy Reference: 1071
Closing date for applications: Midnight 2nd December 2019
To apply for this Employability Advisor role, please submit your current CV and contact details online.
Orange Recruitment is advertising this position on behalf of our client. By clicking apply you accept that your application will be forwarded to only this client in order for them to consider you for the role.
£18,695 - £20,987