Changing Lives Step Forward Tees Valley, Stockton
37 hours per week, fixed term until June 2022
£22,875 per annum
Closing Date – 27th February 2020 Interview Date – TBC
Do you have 5 GCSE’s or equivalent including Mathematics and English? Do you have significant experience of supporting participants into work placements? Do you have experience of working with vulnerable people in a supportive and empowering role? Do you have demonstrable experience of developing, supporting and maintaining employer relationships? Are you able to establish effective and professional relationships with colleagues and other agencies? Do you have a commitment to the values of Changing Lives? If so the role of Senior Employer Engagement Worker may be the role for you.
Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 17,000 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.
We began as a soup run supporting people who were homeless in the North East over 45 years ago, and are proud to still have our main base and central office in the North East. Since 1970, our services have grown and developed to support people experiencing a wide range of personal challenges, including addiction and recovery programmes, employment guidance, help for people in prison or on probation, and support for people experiencing sexual exploitation or domestic abuse.
We’re looking for committed and compassionate professionals who share our enthusiasm for changing lives.
About the job
The Senior Employer Engagement Worker will be responsible for the line management of two Employer Engagement Workers and will assist and contribute to the development and effective delivery of the Step Forward Tees Valley Programme. The post holder will be responsible for developing relationships with employers to ensure participants can capitalise on the development of employability skills and progress into the labour market via work placements.
Apply for the job
Want to know more about this extremely exciting and rewarding opportunity? Download the full job description and application form from https://www.changing-lives.org.uk/careers/vacancies/
We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from under-represented communities.
- Salary Offer £22,875 per annum