Team Leader/ Employment Coach - Swindon

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Management, Employability, Welfare to Work
South West England
£28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Salary Description:
travel expenses + Benefits
Morello Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Job Ref:

Team Leader/ Employment Coach
£28K + travel and Benefits

Our client delivers the government’s Work Programme, providing a range of support, guidance and employability training to unemployed people across the UK; to help them secure work.

They are currently seeking an experienced Team Leader/Employment Coach to help manage the work programme for their centre in Swindon. You will be remotely managed and be accountable for directing and supporting staff to deliver the customer journey framework to progress customers into sustained employment.

You will need to have the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

• NVQ3 in Advice and Guidance qualification
• Good working knowledge of the Work Programme/Welfare to Work sector
• Previous people management responsibility including managing a budget
• Ability to oversee a team’s caseload management and customer progression
• An intermediate understanding of Employer Engagement requirements
• Ability to develop effective working relationships with all relevant JCP personnel
• Develop tailored/specific programme plans for the case load focusing on vocational goals via the facilitation of Individual Programme Planning meetings
• Liaise with existing and potential placement providers. Identifying and negotiating interviews/placements/jobs on behalf of customers. You will act as the main contact for all customers and employers to identify potential employment opportunities
• Previous experience of working with long-term jobseekers and of assisting them back to work
• Proven track record in sales or recruitment and have first class influencing skills with the ability to change employer perceptions
• Confidence to motivate customers, influence employers and match customers to appropriate jobs and ability to engage well with key clients including DWP and JCP colleagues
• Have a good knowledge of the local labour market with a sound appreciation of employer needs and skills gaps
• Able to deliver training in small groups or 1-1 appropriate for adult clients
• Full driving licence with access to your own transport and the ability and willingness to travel throughout the contracted region

So, if you meet the criteria above and are quality driven with a passion for the delivery of excellent services then please apply online to Morello Recruitment Solutions, quoting M18045

This role will be subject to a DBS check.

Morello are acting as an employment agency in respect of this role.
Morello are an independent, specialist agency recruiting, across the UK, for the FE, work based learning, welfare to work and guidance sector.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Morello Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Tel: 020 8777 2225
Contact: Cheryl Maroney

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