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BBO progression Coach


BBO Progression Coach

37 hours per week (full or part time would be considered )

Salary £21,422 per annum

Location: Burton with travel as required

 We are looking for a highly motivated individual who has proven work experience with a range of unemployed young people and adults in a targeted environment.

 This role involves working in a target driven environment so it is essential you can manage your time and prioritise your workload effectively in order to meet given targets. As part of this role you will:

  • Seek out employment opportunities at new and existing sites of employment;
  • Identify and deal with complex customer barriers to employment;
  • Identify training and ‘route ways’ to employment;
  • Support and manage a caseload of customers;
  • Engage customers in activities and help them progress into sustainable employment;
  • Establish and maintain relationships with individuals referred, undertaking interviews, compiling CV’s, support with applications forms etc;
  • Deliver relevant accredited and non-accredited training as required;
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with partner organisations, employers and funding bodies.
  • Maintain accurate and up to date records.
  • Report regularly to your line manager on your performance.

 You must have proven experience of developing productive relationships with partners and external agencies and are able to provide high quality employability focused assessment. This role will require regular travel across the region so you must have a full driving licence and access to your own vehicle.

 At Groundwork West Midlands we pride ourselves in being a family friendly organisation and offer a competitive salary, flexible working hours, a health cash plan scheme, a generous workplace pension and free refreshments. We are committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce.

 Along with its IIP and Workplace Wellbeing Charter accreditation, Groundwork West Midlands was placed 73 in the Times Top 100 Not for Profit Companies 2015, 1 Star Best Companies and has a commitment to the health and wellbeing of all our staff.

If you are interested in applying then please visit to view the job description and person specification .To apply please submit your CV together with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and reasons for applying for the role to  or Tel: 0121 530 5514

 Closing date: Wednesday 14th November 2018. An Enhanced DBS check will be carried out for this post.

This post is funded through the European Social fund and the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund

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