This is a new project to address the lack of free employment advice and skills across the region.
The Employment Coordinator/Trainer will support the Employment Caseworker in reaching people in need of employment advice and build capacity for employment advice by up-skilling volunteers within Citizens Advice Liverpool and our partners. It will also reduce the existing shortfall and build capacity to cope with the widely expected increase in demand as the Covid-19 fall-out continues at speed in the coming months.
The post holder will support a rapid roll-out of training and support. Working with organisations to expand the offer around employment advice by upskilling workers to identify and advise on a range of employment-related issues.
Our employment coordinator/trainer will work closely with our existing specialist employment Volunteer, debt and benefits team as well as supporting our work on the COVID-19 helpline.
You will have a broad knowledge of employment-based issues and be an experienced trainer.
Secondment opportunities will be considered for this role.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 9th December 2020
Interviews to take place Tuesday 15th December 2020
COVID-19 During the pandemic and lockdown period Citizens Advice Liverpool has successfully moved all services to working from home. Please note that recruitment, induction, and delivery will be based at home for the near future. The successful candidate will need to have a reliable internet/broadband and place to work at home. An allowance of £26 per month (pro rata for part time staff) is payable while working from home.