Career Advisor

Aspire Recruitment
From £20000 to £25000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are excited to recruit motivated, target-driven Careers Advisors to work on a new ESF contract, delivering expertise careers advice to customers who require additional intensive support in returning to the labour market.

Successful candidates will have strong administration and organisation skills and be responsible for working with a caseload of customers to supporting them to progress in employment and learning. Good local knowledge with the ability to develop and maintain partnerships you will have excellent communication and engagement skills.

We are keen to hear from candidates who are experienced in working with customers who face multiple barriers, to support them into gaining independent career management skills. If you would like to work within one of the following areas: Bury, Oldham, Manchester, Trafford, Wigan, Salford, Bolton, Tameside, Rochdale and or Stockport then we would like to hear from you.

The above is desirable but above all we are looking for the successful candidate of the role of Careers Advisor to have the following:

• NVQ Level 3 or 4 in Advice & Guidance
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Self-motivation & self-management skills
• Negotiation skills
• Excellent time Management - working flexibly and in a variety of locations to meet individual targets
• Strong administration skills
• Teaching qualification (desirable)
• Ability and experience with CRM system
• A flexible attitude
• Driving Licence with own transport

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an already successful team in one of the market leading companies. If you think you have the skills and experience to fulfil the role of Careers Advisor in this forward thinking company please apply below and send your CV to us ASAP.

Please note this vacancy is being handled by Aspire Recruitment (agy). Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview