Impact Personal Adviser
Hours: 37 per week
Salary: Grade 8 (£26,556 to £29,033)
Location: Saltwells Education Development Centre, Bowling Green Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY2 9LY
This is a fixed term post until 31st August 2021.
This role involves managing a caseload of young adult participants with a view to progressing into education, employment or training. This includes the identification of and resolving of barriers by providing interventions as well as delivering information, advice and guidance to prepare them to be work ready.
The Black Country Impact programme addresses the barriers faced by unemployed individuals aged 15-29 years, supporting them to secure positive outcomes including employment, apprenticeships, training and further education. Our individualised approach and alternative delivery structures provides flexible personalised learning and support that addresses the range of different personal and skills needs of young adults. Access to trusted advice and support, working alongside partners including housing, health, transport and employers to ensure individuals have the best possible opportunity to overcome the range of barriers they face, and to ensure they effectively participate, achieve a positive outcome and remain engaged.
These posts are funded through the Impact project. The project is receiving up to £34 million of funding made up of £17 million European Social Fund and £17 million Youth Employment Initiative, plus match funding of up to £8m from the Big Lottery Fund and funding from partners.
NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised date if a large number of applicants are received.
Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy. If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the HR Resourcing Team on 01384 811300 (please select option 2 then option 1) or via email to HR.Resourcing@dudley.gov.uk. Online facilities for jobs are available at public libraries within the Dudley Borough.
For further information please contact Mark Barnett on 01384 811477 or via email on Mark.Barnett@dudley.gov.uk.
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Impact Personal Adviser JD 2044.doc
Impact Personal Adviser PS 2044.doc