Deritend, West Midlands (On-site)
£26,918 - £26,919 per year
Temporary, Twelve month fixed term Contract, Full-time
Job description

SIFA Fireside works with people who typically, although not exclusively, face issues such as homelessness, poverty, substance misuse, mental ill health, social isolation or learning disabilities. The Employment Workers will work with clients to identify their support needs and employment aspirations and then actively support them to achieve their goals through access to wider and specialist support services, relevant training opportunities, work placements, job coaching e.g. CV writing and interview practice, and ultimately, sustainable employment.

 The successful candidate must share our values and commitment to supporting people with complex needs find meaningful employment. They must be comfortable working with a range of partners including training providers and employers.

Working conditions:

Project staff are expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service. The working day usually falls between 8.30am and 5.00pm..

There may at times be a requirement to travel to other SIFA Fireside or outreach sites. Travel expenses will be paid for any journeys undertaken.

All frontline staff members are required to work Bank Holidays on a rota basis

Posted on: 11 January 2022
Closed date: 24 January 2022 at 00:00
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Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker

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