Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Careers Advisor / IAG


Job Description:

KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Skills and Employability sectors.

Job Title: Careers Advisor

Location: Newton Abbot

Salary: £22,000 - £29,500 (Depending on qualifications and experience) + benefits

Type: Full Time, permanent

An exciting opportunity awaits a motivated and engaging individual who is looking to support the wider community and lower unemployment rates.

The Role:

  • Work closely with a caseload of individuals as they prepare to return to life in the community, working on a 1:1 and group basis, you will provide careers advice, employability workshops,  IAG and explore suitable learning and employment opportunities.
  • Build confidence and address barriers to gaining employment through tailored support and interventions.
  • Organise job fairs, careers events, motivational speakers and employer visits.
  • Gain an understanding of specialist signposting services within the local area/region.
  • Completing all necessary paperwork in line with compliance and quality standards.

Essential Criteria:

  • Ideally hold a Level 4 in Careers, Information, Advice and Guidance (CIAG) although this is not essential.
  • Ideally hold experience in providing careers advice to adults.
  • Must demonstrate an engaging personality, with ability to motivate and encourage individuals who are returning to work and learning.
  • Good understanding of the local labour market.
  • Must have experience of working within a target driven environment.
  • IT literate.
  • Full, clean, UK driving licence and access to own vehicle.

Please note:
KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

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