Birmingham, West Midlands
£22,683 - £25,485 per year
Permanent, Part-time, 1 x 37 hours 1 x 28 hours 1 x 18.5 hours, Full-time
Job description

Employment Support Workers

£22,683.32 - £25,485.97 per annum

Birmingham - Castle Vale

1 x 37 hours

1 x 28 hours

1 x 18.5 hours



Our client is delivering an exciting new employment support programme, funded by the European Social Fund.


Supporting jobseekers and unemployed adults across North & East Birmingham, this ambitious programme will provide tailored support for individuals throughout their entire journey to find sustainable employment. The programme will help to unlock talents and passions, develop skills, gain experience and overcome barriers to entering work for all participants.


Do you have a passion to work in the community enabling others to unlock their potential?


As an Employment Support Worker you will provide both 1-2-1 support and group activities/training, identifying barriers to employment and coaching individuals to overcome them.  You will respond to community issues and signpost people to relevant services.


The successful Employment Support Worker will have;

  • Level 3 or above in Information, Advice and Guidance, equivalent qualification and/or substantial relevant experience

  • Experience of applying a range of coaching techniques to encourage and support individuals to identify goals and developing plans to enable them to achieve 

  • Experience of delivering 1-1 support and group training

  • Experience of working with clients who face multiple barriers to gaining employment


In return they offer an attractive benefits package including access to a health cash plan scheme, flexible working hours and a social housing pension scheme. 


Closing Date for receipt of applications is 24 May at 12.00 pm

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Posted on: 06 May 2021
Closed date: 24 May 2021
Job ref: TPGDH609178
Tags: Support Worker, Operations