Adullam Homes are looking for a Life Skills Coach to join their team based in Bury.
Job Title: Life Skills Coach
Salary: £17,550 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week, worked on a rota of earlies and lates working 1 weekend in 3
Life Skills Coach - About Us:
As a values based organisation all employees contribute to the maintenance and development of our values, culture and ethos by articulating and demonstrating them to build a staff culture where every person feels empowered and valued. We have recently been re-awarded the Investors in People Silver award.
Adullam was formed in 1972 and we are a not for profit organisation working in the community with vulnerable and excluded people from a diverse range of backgrounds providing support through a variety of high quality housing, support and advice services.
Life Skills Coach - The Role:
We have an exciting opportunity for a Life Skills Coach within our restructured and expanding service in Bury.
The service provides supported housing and an outcome based and personalised support service for people with complex and chaotic behaviours, leading to recovery, re-skilling and move on into independent accommodation
The aim of this role is to help clients identify their strengths and facilitate the development of their skills and knowledge, enabling them to access, secure and retain accommodation and housing.
To be successful in this role you will have a basic knowledge and understanding of the needs of the client group and homelessness; welfare benefits, housing options and relevant support agencies that service users may need.
You will also have sound written and verbal communication skills and a commitment to achieve positive outcomes, proven IT skills together with great organisational and time management abilities.
Life Skills Coach - Benefits:
If you're the kind of person who can relate to our values of "integrity and fairness, valuing the individual and striving for excellence" and can help others to help themselves, you'll gain a great deal from working with us. In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes;
- Salary rising to £17,550 per annum
- 5 weeks' holiday (excluding bank holidays) rising to 6 weeks after service
- 2 additional days' holiday per year available based on attendance
- Westfield Heath Cash Plan
- Death in service policy
- Pension scheme
- Enhanced sick pay
- Enhanced maternity pay and paternity pay
To submit your CV for this exciting Life Skills Coach opportunity, please click 'Apply' today! To strengthen your application for this role please include a covering letter / paragraph explaining how you meet the role criteria.
The closing date is 9am, Monday 26th October 2020.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.
At Adullam we celebrate diversity and offer opportunities for all - the only difference we see is the difference you can make