Langdon have an exciting opportunity for a Work and Learning Coach to join the team.
Location: North West London
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Contract Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 31st January 2022
Langdon has an exciting opportunity for two Work & Learning Coaches to join their growing team in North London.
Langdon are an ambitious forward thinking Learning Disability charity working with the Jewish Community. Langdon was founded 30 years ago and we now help over 100 young Jewish people with learning disabilities by providing education, supported living and employment services. Whilst we support the Jewish community, we celebrate and benefit from the diversity of the communities in which we are based and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
Working as a Work and Learning Coach at Langdon you will feel enormously rewarded. You can use your skills and passion to make a real difference to Jewish adults with a Learning Disability and Autism.
Work and Learning Coach – The Role:
The purpose of the job is to provide coaching, support and guidance to adults with learning disabilities looking at moving into employment. You will support member’s to identify their strengths, skills and interests ensuring job matching and coaching plans which will enable the member to thrive in employment. You will work closely with the employer to ensure they are supported and can confidently manage and train their employee once your support has been withdrawn.
Work and Learning Coach – Key Responsibilities:
- Manage a caseload of member’s with learning disabilities with the specific objective of supporting and enabling them to move into sustainable learning and employment opportunities
- To conduct regular reviews to ensure members are progressing within their roles and to identify and meet new support needs
- To build up natural support within employers and taper off one 1:1 job coaching over time
Work and Learning Coach – You:
You are passionate about supporting people with learning disabilities and autism to become independent. Ideally you have some experience in supported employment, training or similar role. You have an outgoing, positive, empathetic, assertive personality and a clear and straightforward communication style.
If this sounds like you, we are keen to hear from you.
The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and the successful applicant will be registered, as required, with the relevant body.
To join the Langdon team, you need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless you are medically exempt and can provide evidence of your exemption during the interview process.
To submit your CV for this exciting Work and Learning Coach opportunity, please click ‘Apply’ now!
Please note; depending on the volume of applications received we may shortlist and interview prior to the vacancy closing.
Shortlist Interview: w/c: 7th February 2022