Employability Co-ordinator/Mentor

Information
Job type Internal
Contract Type Temporary until 30th June 2019
Positions Available 1
Closing Date 23-08-2018
Salary Business Support Fixed Point 20: £21,564 per annum pro rata
Reference Code 3525
Hours Per Week 18.5 hours per week (Monday 8.30am – 5pm, Tuesday 1pm – 5pm, Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm)
Job Description

Blackburn College is passionate about mentoring unemployed young people and adults into Apprenticeships, employment or full time education by identifying opportunities as part of the Access to Employment project. The project aim is to help those who are disadvantaged but still relatively close to the labour market to tackle their barriers to work and enter and sustain employment.  

We are looking for an experienced co-ordinator/mentor who would be responsible for delivering and co-ordinating the mentoring Access to Employment Project. As Employability Co-ordinator/mentor for the project, you will be required to provide flexible bespoke services and support learners into employment from Initial Advice and Guidance to the third month of employment or full time education.

With experience in business and administration or Advice and Guidance you should possess a relevant level 3 qualification and be able to plan and monitor learner progression in a Work Based Learning environment in addition to delivering Initial Assessment and Advice and Guidance.

Blackburn College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Appointments are subject to a variety of pre-employment checks including satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS.

Blackburn College values diversity and is committed to creating a diverse workforce.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 5pm Thursday 23rd August 2018

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