Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per annum
Full time, Permanent
We are seeking an Employment Adviser to work with unemployed jobseekers in Croydon to support them in finding and sustaining employment.
The role will involve meeting with jobseekers and identifying any challenges and barriers in finding employment. Supporting jobseekers with CV writing and job application process. Engaging with employers to identify employment opportunities.
Previous experience of working in a similar role in Welfare to Work or publicly funded services.
Able to demonstrate coaching or mentoring experience and persuasion/influencing skills.
You will have the ability to build rapport, show empathy and motivate people.
Experience of working in a performance target driven environment.
Willingness to travel locally (to meet with customers and employers).
Ideally hold NVQ in Advice and Guidance or Award in Education & Training.