Employment & Training Advisor

Posted date
13 February 2017
Closing date
20 February 2017
Location
Leeds
Salary
£23,935
Contact Name
Duncan Wells
Contract
Full time fixed term until 31/01/2018
Apply for vacancy Email an enquiry Call on 0207 346 2239

The resettlement team provides advice and support for resettled refugees to help them access services and mainstream provision, and establish community links. Working closely with local stakeholders and in partnership with other voluntary sector agencies running similar services across the UK, the Refugee Council resettlement team promotes both the integration and independence of this group.

The Employment and Training adviser is responsible for working directly with a caseload of refugee clients who are on the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme. The Employment and Training adviser will prepare refugees for competitive employment and achieve their chosen employment objective. The Employment and Training adviser will work to a variety of performance targets based on the progression outcomes of clients such as successful completion of training courses, voluntary and work placements and paid employment. This post will report to the Leeds area manager.

For more information, please see the attached job description.Employment and Training Adviser JD

Interviews are to be held on 23rd February 2017.