London, Greater London
£26,000 per year
Contract, Three-year fixed term contract, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

The Abbey Community Association is a charity operating out of a large community centre and hub in the heart of south Westminster, bringing together local people and organisations to address local community needs.

We are recruiting for three part-time posts as part of our Women Off to Work (WOW) programme funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.

Through this programme, we have developed a holistic training and "into-work" programme for women in south Westminster, and neighbouring areas, particularly those of Muslim and Arabic-speaking backgrounds. We will deliver life and vocational skills training, wellbeing and general employability support through work experience placements, internships, job brokerage and practical advice on employment and self-employment. We provide women with opportunities to gain formal and accredited training qualifications and provide support with tailored into work action plans.

The Employment Support Officer will advise women participating in the programme on setting up and running small businesses or becoming self-employed, and helping women to secure volunteering opportunities and paid roles. This role will play a crucial part in the successful delivery of this important programme.

Refreshed on: 04 November 2021
Closed date: 19 November 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Business Development