Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
£23,970.00 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

The ETE Co-ordinator will play a vital role in the implementation of DENS Empowerment Programme. Working close with colleagues across the organisation, the ETE Co-ordinator will empower clients to take the next positive step in their lives by the supporting and assisting them to access education, training, employment or volunteer work.

A full driving licence valid in the UK, and access to a vehicle is essential.

The ETE Co-ordinator will report to the Elms Manager, and be expected to work across DENS services, all of which are in Hemel Hempstead .

Specific tasks

The main tasks for the role of ETE Co-ordinator will include but are not limited to:

  • To work with clients to develop and support them to implement realistic and focused ETE plans; continue to work with the clients to monitor the plan and make changes where appropriate.
  • Work with external training providers, local employers and other agencies to identify training, volunteering and employment opportunities for our clients.
  • To develop formalised training pathways with clients
  • To understand the learning needs of clients and signpost to relevant external agencies and training providers.
  • To work with the Social Enterprise Co-ordinator to develop social enterprise training pathways for clients.
  • To monitor client progress using Inform and produce written reports and complete monitoring and evaluation procedures as requested by your Manager.

Person Specification

Knowledge and skills

  • Understand the causes and effects of homelessness
  • Understanding of the barriers to ETE for vulnerable adults
  • Knowledge of the adult learning sector
  • Understanding of the job market
  • Ability to work across teams and with external organisations 
  • Ability to motivate individuals who present a range of challenges 
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload
  • Ability to work with an IT based CRM

Communication Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in public speaking and  making presentations
  • Ability to modify communication style to meet the needs of a range of target audiences


  • Experience of working with homeless people or other vulnerable adults
  • Experience of working across organisations and developing partnerships with other organisations
  • Experience of supporting others, either in a work or voluntary capacity.






More about DENS Ltd

DENS is on the frontline, tackling homelessness and poverty in Dacorum, by giving people the chance to build a better future. DENS provides a n... Read more

Refreshed on: 18 August 2020
Closed date: 25 August 2020
Tags: Social Care/Development, Teaching