PROJECT SEARCH JOB COACH

Recruiter
Sussex Downs College
Location
East Sussex
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Sussex Downs College is working in partnership with Eastbourne General Hospital to deliver the Project Search programme. The Project Search programme is an international programme to support young adults aged 16-25 with learning difficulties and disabilities into work. Working with a host employer interns are supported during a variety of rotations to learn key job skills and then progress into employment. Key to the success of Project Search are the job coaches. The ideal candidate will have responsibility for ensuring that interns are able to learn the positions at the host employer; you will work with mentors at the hospital to support the students in placement. This is a practical position where you will often be in the hospital with the interns on placement. You must have excellent communication skills and experience working with students with learning difficulties and disabilities. This post is subject to a DBS check. Closing date: ?Thursday 25 th January 2018 (by noon). Interview date: ?Monday 5 th February 2018