Learning Support Mentor (Young Homeless People)

Recruiter
Resourcing Group
Location
Redditch
Salary
£21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Learning Support Mentor for Young, Homeless people

Location: Redditch
Length: 6 months (Part Time)
Salary: £21,937 - £23,405 (pro rata, per annum)

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced individual who has experience in support Young People to get into work, training or employment. You will work for a large, reputable organisation who provides intensive support for Young People who are homeless and NEET.

Some of the roles and responsibilities you will undertake are:

- Support the team to secure positive EET outcomes
- Source and Secure EET opportunities for the Young People
- Complete in-house workshops with the Young People
- Work closely with employers, education and training providers to increase opportunities
- Represent the organisation when attending career events and seminars etc
- Deliver training directly to staff and the Young People
- Track and record progress and achievements

You will need experience working directly with Young People, also IAG around Education, Employment and Training is essential. You will need to have a basic knowledge of the benefit system, good working IT skills and a vast knowledge of issues affecting unemployed Young People.

It is essential that you have an enhanced, clear DBS. You must be flexible to work evening and weekends if required.

Resourcing Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.