Specialist Employment Support Officer
Title: Specialist Employment Support Officer
Hours: 37 Hours per week
Salary: £19,647.00 to £21,615 (FTE) per annum – depending on skills and experience
Responsible to: Employment and Skills Manager or as advised
Closing date: Friday 29th October 2021 at 12pm
We are looking for a full time enthusiastic hard working and highly motivated Specialist Employment Support Officer (SESO) to join our team. The individual must have lived experience or expert knowledge of disability and a real insight into the issues disabled people face in finding and securing employment.
Key responsibility and tasks:
- Supporting participants to develop CVs, job applications, job searches, interview skills; aiming to support individuals to move into paid employment.
- This role provides an opportunity to actively influence and support employers in the local community to change their attitudes towards employing disabled people or those with a health condition, and work with them to build a better understanding of disability and being Disability Confident.
- The SESO will need excellent communication, organisational and leadership skills and be able to manage a range of tasks in outreach locations within Solihull and in the local community. Ideal for all is user led and a disability confident employer therefore strongly welcome applications from people with disability.
If you are interested in applying for the post please send your CV along with a Covering Letter outlining your suitability for the role to: email@example.com
Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to contact candidates who have been selected for interview.