Employment Link Officer

Location
Job Shop, 1 Bull Yard, Coventry
Salary
£24,964-£30,785 per annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
04 Jul 2017
Job Ref
COV000009296
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

“Exceed in Coventry” is a new programme designed to ensure Coventry residents receive high quality support into job opportunities.

Employment Link Officer required to lead a team of job coaches by setting a good example and engaging the team to achieve goals. Proven work experience as a team leader or supervisor essential.
Ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge of performance metrics, excellent communication and leadership skills together with a passion to keep the team motivated and focused.

You will accurately record your activity and interventions and assist the Project Management Team in processing accurate and detailed performance information. Your work will be target driven.

Please note: This is a fixed term contract until 31 December 2019. You will be employed by Coventry City Council as a Team Leader and will be working on the “Exceed in Coventry” Programme.

This post is part funded by the European Social Fund.
Please be aware the three competency questions in the application form will be the core of your application assessment, please answer with as much information as possible.


Working Pattern:

37 hours per week

Interview date:

18th, 20th and 21st July 2017

Equalities Statement:

Coventry City Council is clear about its responsibilities in embracing diversity and ensuring we recruit people of a high calibre on the basis of their skills, abilities, and experience. As such we welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates.

Key Requirements:

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English language fluency for public sector workers.

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible.

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf