Engagement Officer

Recruiter
BRC
Location
Salford
Salary
£13 - £14/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Engagement Officer
REQUIRED IN MANCHESTER VIA BRC

LOCATION: Manchester
DURATION: Temporary initially with the potential for a fixed term contract
START DATE: ASAP
SALARY: £13-£14.00
HOURS: 36 hours per week

BRC are recruiting for an exciting engagement officer post on behalf of a leading Housing Association in Manchester. This is initially a temporary post however does have the potential to move into a fixed term contract post on a longer term basis.

The main purpose of this role is to support residents with their employment prospects who have faced complex barriers including mental health, substance misuse, domestic violence and homelessness. You will identify suitable support packages to improve service users` access to opportunities.

Essential Criteria:
o Experience of providing support services to individuals with complex needs
o Worked with people in support, advice, employability or housing setting and confident with home visits, group work, interventions and one-to-one support
o Experience of welfare to work case management and utilising SMART action plans

For further information on this opportunity please contact Amy Gee on (Apply online only) or submit your CV for consideration via the application link