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Employment Advisors

Posted on 26 July 2017

Location: Pan London

Contract: Fixed Term 18 months

Salary: circa £24,500

Hours: 37.5 hours per week


Groundwork London is a leading social and environmental regeneration charity delivering over 500 social and environmental projects each year, many of which support people to stay in education, gain new skills and secure employment.

The Trust has recently secured a significant number of new Employment and Skills contracts from funders including Skills funding Agency, DWP and Big Lottery and this is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidates to join our high performing, growing teams that will support over 2000 unemployed Londoners to gain new skills and progress into employment.

We are seeking experienced Employment Advisors to provide Information, Advice and Guidance to assist our workless clients into sustainable employment or training.

We are seeking customer-focused and target-driven individuals to assist and motivate clients to overcome barriers to employment. You will hold IAG level 3 or above and have experience in delivering a structured and accredited IAG programme.

Your responsibilities will include outreach work to encourage clients to join our provision, working with individuals on CV writing, interview skills, applications and job-search techniques, undertaking assessments, designing and monitoring individual action plans and delivering training.

A team player, you will offer excellent customer service and have the ability to organise and facilitate recruitment on behalf of employers and candidates. You will independently source and secure other employment opportunities with employers and actively broker clients into these roles.

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Download the job description and an application form here.

Please send your application form and recruitment monitoring form quoting reference 455/EA to londonjobs@groundwork.org.uk

For further information and to discuss the role, please contact Janet Watson-White on 020 7922 1230 or janet.watson-white@groundwork.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 7th August 2017

Interview date: Friday 11th August

Appointment to this role is subject to an enhanced records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

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