London, Greater London
£23,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Employment Advisor

Location: Pan London  

Salary: £23,000 per annum

Fixed term 12 months

39 hours

Interview dates will be held on the 23rd and 26th November


Unity Works – Creating Opportunities, Showcasing Talent

Unity Works is a specialist not-for-profit service dedicated to supporting people with a learning disability and autism to gain skills, achieve qualifications and secure jobs, so they can reach their full potential.


About The Role

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work as part of our Employment Team across London.


You will be working closely with a range of partners including JCP, Employers, and other community providers to provide the best package of support that will enable people with a learning disability and/or autism to enter  into sustainable employment.


You will support individuals around employability, confidence, skills gap filling, job searches, CV writing as well as open doors with employers to maximise work experience and employment opportunities.


About You

We’re looking for proactive and persistent candidates with a commitment to improving the lives of adults with a learning disability, as well as a flexible, innovative and person-centred approach.


The ideal candidate will have an understanding of the needs of people with learning disabilities in relation to securing and keeping employment.


To succeed in this role you will have the energy to engage with people, build productive working relationships and empower people to reach their potential.We offer a range of attractive staff benefits, including generous holiday allowance, childcare vouchers and great development opportunities.


Unity Works is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome and support applicants with disabilities.


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Thera Trust

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Refreshed on: 25 November 2020
Closed date: 16 December 2020
Job ref: 029711
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