Employment Advisor (NEETS) – (Ref:MA353)

You will be supporting young people at one of the most pinnacle points in their lives.  Helping them work towards goals to reach their potential.

The charity you will be joining are a great place to work.  They have a track record for developing people.  And everyone that works there really wants to make a difference.

This is a role where you will be able to take ownership of your time, targets, and goals.

What is this role about? 

You will be progressing NEETS to ETE.

Typically you will have a caseload of 30 young people. Your target is to generate 5 new referrals, and to achieve 2 outcomes monthly (employment, training, or education) . The aim of the role is to build up referral partners such as youth centres, community centres, and JCPs to talk to young people about the service.  You then deliver IAG to help them progress towards employment or education.  You will work with them over a 12 week period, and will be able to link them into short high impact courses with the charity as well to help kick start their journey.

Catchment area

We have 4 x available roles:

  1. Central London – this can include Camden, City of London, Haringey, Hackney, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth, and Westminster.
  2. Lambeth (based here for 6 months), then moving towards Croydon/Sutton.
  3. Croydon & Sutton
  4. Bromley, Greenwich, and Bexley

Contract length

The post is initially a 1 year contract (subject to extension).

To apply

You must have experience of working with young people, NEETS, and have some experience of working within the employability sector i.e. as an Employment Advisor, NEET Engagement Worker, Careers Advisor, Work Coach, Job Coach, or Employment Consultant.

Feel free to call the office and ask for Mariam for an informal chat (number on the Red 5 People website)

Interviews will take place ASAP