Employment & Skills Coach. Job in Newport Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1230161185-2
  • Date Posted: 5 February 2024
  • Recruiter: WP Recruitment
  • Location: Newport, Isle of Wight
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Assessor / Skills Coach, HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Employment & Skills Coach

Industry: Housing/ Local Authority

Location: Isle of Wight (hybrid working).

Hours: 40 hours per week

Days: Monday - Friday

Duration: Fixed Term Contract until end June 2025


Coaching and supporting Housing Association Residents in gaining, returning to of finding better employment.
Providing information, advice and guidance to a caseload of identified or referred customers on employability, access to training and work-placements and sustainable employment opportunities, via over the phone, digital and direct delivery methods,
Developing service offer and engage network of local supporting agencies and providers, to maximise support
Undertaking needs assessments and developing personalised action plans, ensuring internal grants and digital learning offers are utilised.


Must have previous experience of mentoring and coaching, preferably within employability but other areas may be considered,
Must be able to effectively build and develop relationships,
Must be proactive with excellent communication skills, a good level of understanding and strong initiative.
Must be flexible and be able to prioritise and manage workload.
Must have a full drivers licence and access to worn transport.
A Basic DBS clearance will be undertaken for the successful candidate.

Salary: £30-35,000 per annum, pro rata

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