Manchester, Greater Manchester
£25,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About Scope

At Scope our mission is to drive social change so that disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else. We want to achieve everyday equality and support disabled people to get the best start in life, live the life they choose and be financially secure.

About the role

Be a Disability Gamechanger and join our Manchester Employment Team as an Employment Adviser within one of our services. Your role will be to manage a case-load of disabled customers, supporting and empowering them to find work whilst ensuring that all programme KPI’s are met.

About you

We are looking to recruit an experienced adviser preferably with employability experience.

You will bring drive and enthusiasm to your role and can demonstrate that you care passionately about improving disabled people's lives through employment.  You will have excellent negotiation skills and have the ability to positively influence employers. Being dynamic, results-driven and comfortable working to targets with a proven track record of achieving outcomes both over the phone and in face to face meetings will enable you to succeed within the role. You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, strong organisational skills and experience in a similar role, and be confident delivering the service to our customers on either a one-one basis or within group- based delivery. You will also work with delivery partners to promote our services to disabled people and generate referrals to this voluntary service.


Disabled candidates

Equality and inclusion are at the heart of everything we do. We want to seize every opportunity to build a truly diverse and inclusive workplace. We are always looking for applications from disabled people. If you are disabled and you have the skills and, or the experience to do the job, we really want to interview you. Just let us know in your application that you are applying under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme.

Posted on: 19 November 2020
Closed date: 03 December 2020
Job ref: REQ001165
Tags: Advice, Information, Human Resources