Birmingham, West Midlands
Leicester, Leicester
Wolverhampton, West Midlands
£26,250 - £31,250 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

£26,250 – £31,250 (Regional salary weighting may apply)

Full-time, Permanent

Home based with the potential to do some face-to-face activity post COVID-19 and covering Central England (including: Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Staffordshire, Walsall and Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Herefordshire & Worcestershire)


The Shaw Trust, in tandem with government and the broader employment support community across the UK, is working hard to make sure we support as many individuals as possible to get and keep a job.


We believe that everyone who needs help and support to attain their employment goals should be able to access it as soon as possible, and that support should reflect their individual needs.


To help us in this mission, we are looking to expand our employability services and are looking for Team Leaders to work on a DWP Work and Health Programme - Job Entry: Targeted Support (WHP/JETS).


The WHP JETS Team Leader role is integral to the success of our employment programmes, to ensure our staff integrate in multi-disciplinary teams and work together to provide regular, high quality support to participants.


The role requires an engaging, empathetic and motivating individual, with the ability to support staff to achieve day-to-day performance. The Team Leaders will develop and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and ensure the effective management of staff caseloads.


This role is perfect for individuals with proven leadership skills and experience of leading and supporting customer focused teams. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, a solution focussed approach, be target driven and highly organised.


Reporting to the Regional Delivery Manager, you will be responsible for managing and assisting the them in the day-to-day management and support of the teams.



  • Competitive Salary.
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme after 6 months.
  • Life Assurance x 3 of your salary.
  • Enhanced annual leave.
Refreshed on: 27 September 2020
Closed date: 14 October 2020
Job ref: 21478
Tags: Advice, Information, Support Worker