Employability Coach

Preston, UK
16 Jul 2019
23 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Employability Coach

Hft is a national charity and a leading force in supporting people with learning disabilities and their families. A truly nationwide organisation, they support approximately 3,000 people through innovative, person-centred services with a strong focus on promoting independence.

Everything we do focuses on helping the people we support live the life they choose and by working in partnership with them, and those that know them well, we create flexible services that meet their needs, whether they need a lot, or just occasional support.

Position: Employability Coach
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £21,136 per annum

Closing date: Friday 19 July 2019

About the role:

Hft Lancashire are looking to appoint both full-time Employability Coaches within their occupation & employment provision for adults with a learning disability.

The Employability Coach role is central to the delivery of high quality services and promoting Hft's reputation. The job requires an individual with drive, enthusiasm and commitment. Someone with a 'Can Do' attitude who has the ability to look for creative solutions to meet people's support needs in a way that respects their individuality and works with the Operations Manager.

About you:

The Project SEARCH Employability Coach role is to support young people with Learning Disabilities over a period of one academic year. The goal is to provide three on-site work placements to enable the young people to gain the skills necessary for open paid employment and further support the same group to access long term employment.

As an Employability Coach on Project SEARCH, you will need to be open to flexible working which may involve some occasional evening and weekend work.

Join us and help us change lives.

Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed.

Strictly no agencies please.

You may have experience of the following: Employability Coach, Employability Advisor, Employment Coach, Employment Advisor, Skills Coach, Employment Coordinator, Careers Advisor, Careers Coach, Employment Guidance, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, etc.

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