KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Skills and Employability sectors.
Job Title: Employment Support Worker
Location: x2 roles available (x1 in Lewisham; x1 in Croydon)
Type: Full Time, Permanent
An exciting opportunity awaits a motivated and engaging individual who is looking to support the wider community and lower unemployment rates.
The Employment Support Worker is responsible for providing support and services to vulnerable participants who are serving a community sentence / licence from prison, to enable them to overcome personal and employment barriers.
Engage, motivate and support unemployed individuals with overcoming personal and work-related barriers.
Undertake initial assessments that focus on understanding the individual and motivations to join our client's employability programme
Nurture and manage your candidate's goals through the use of creative and questioning techniques, to assist with progression.
Internally refer your candidates to any appropriate activities, courses and support that will assist them with overcoming barriers
Must have experience of providing advice and guidance
Hold a minimum of 2 A-Levels or an equivalent Level 3 Diploma.
Hold GCSE English Language at a minimum of a Grade B (or equivalent Level 2 qualification such as Functional Skills English level 2). OR achievement of a Level 2 in Literacy Assessment at interview stage.
KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.