Equal Approach Limited
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Could you help Remploy achieve its mission to transform society and the lives of thousands of disabled people by helping them into sustainable jobs? We are looking for a Trainer/Advisor - Skills Support for the Unemployed to join an exceptional team of people with a remarkable passion to make a difference. If you buy into Remploy's values of passion, respect, professionalism, keeping promises, and openness, keep reading!
Remploy have been successful in being awarded a ESF (European Skills Funded) Contract covering the North East.
Remploy is in partnership with MAXIMUS, a global organisation delivering health and employment services across 3 continents and the opportunities for personal growth are huge.

All colleagues own a stake in Remploy - so everyone has a say in how things are done. You could share in its success every year by earning a profit-related bonus and a dividend on top. As well as a competitive salary and a host of other benefits.

1.Support learners to undertake initial and diagnostics assessments using BKSB, and subsequently develop tailored action plans to include SMART targets.
2.Plan lessons effectively and ensure that activities are differentiated towards individual
3.learners, and that learner support is effectively assessed, reviewed, implemented, and evaluated (where required) throughout the learner's journey
4.Train, assess, motivate, mentor and support learners, assisting them to develop personal and social skills to better prepare them for work and independence.
5.Undertake regular and meaningful reviews with learners to ensure they remain engaged in the programme and that they are progressing well relative to their initial starting point.
6.Promote, and deliver training in accordance with qualification and centre guidelines, including the promotion of equality and diversity in all lessons.
7.Adhere to all statutory responsibilities and ensure Health and Safety, Safeguarding and Prevent policies and procedures are followed at all times.
8.Undertake and respond to learner and stakeholder feedback; contributing to Remploy's cycle of quality improvement.
9.Take part in standardisation and team meetings and undertake continuing professional development as required.
10.Maintain high standards of quality and compliance and complete all contractual paperwork and documentation as required.
11.Build and maintain excellent partner/employer relationships that will be essential to the success of this programme.
KEY BUSINESS PRIORITIES (including targets and KPI's)
*Learners engaged, starts on programme, retention and completions of non-accredited and accredited programmes/qualifications
*Distance travelled for learners, soft-outcomes; increased self-esteem, confidence, motivation, adaptability
*Learner success rates and timely success rates
*Learner progression and positive destinations

*Teaching qualification CTTLs (equivalent) or above
*Proven track record of working with unemployed adults
*Proven track record of working with adults with complex barriers to progression
*Proven track record of delivering funded employability programmes (including accredited and non-accredited qualifications)
*A1/TAQA or equivalent
*Working with / delivering employability programmes to disabled adults / those with health conditions
*Delivering vocational programmes
*Working with employers, to ensure programmes are employment focussed
*Current knowledge of SFA funding rules
*Curriculum design experience
*To have the ability to travel independently as required
*Excellent communication skills with the ability to adapt to a wide range of communication and learning styles
*Strong interpersonal skills, specifically around listening, questioning, building relationships, motivation and demonstrating initiative
*Influencing skills that promote commitment and action to improve learner independence
*Must have a passion for supporting disabled people and those with complex barriers to reach better life outcomes
*Strong written communication skills with the ability to produce clear, accurate contractual paperwork and reports
*Customer and outcome focused with a solutions based approach
*Planning, problem solving, organisation skills and the ability to work under own initiative
*Computer skills - good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
*Excellent classroom management skills
Don't be put off by the standard job terms. If you can't meet these requirements we're open to all kinds of flexible working options as long as business needs can be met. Examples include job share, part time, annualised hours, compressed hours, term time working, flexible shifts and home working. So whether it's to do with your disability, health or lifestyle choices, tell us what you need to achieve the right work/ life balance and we'll do our best to support
If you need to receive this information and/ or apply in an alternative format, please contact Equal Approach by emailing or call to discuss how we can help.
We encourage applications from all sections of the community, and particularly encourage veterans and disabled candidates to apply for our jobs.
If you are successful you may be required to undertake a Disclosure Barring Service check.

If you need to receive this information in an alternative format, please contact Equal Approach and we will take reasonable steps to arrange this for you.

Our client is an Equal Opportunities employer and we actively encourage candidate applications from all sections of the community.

The successful candidate may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.