Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Work Coach


Job Description:

Work Coach
Ormskirk, Skelmersdale, Wigan
Full-time, Permanent
Job Description:
We are currently recruiting for skilled Work Coaches who will provide 121 support to job seekers who have mental health and other barriers to employment.

You will manage a fluctuating caseload of customers, completing diagnostics and regular reviews to ensure each customer progresses on their journey in to work.  You will manage, overcome, and address lack of skills, confidence and any new barriers which arise. You will have previous experience in setting and reviewing SMART targets and be skilled in working with customers with profound barriers to work.

You will work with job seekers to identify and apply for vacancies, you will support throughout the application, interview, and initial 6 months in post to ensure each new role sustains and the job seeker and employer receive ongoing support.  You will work closely with community mental health teams to ensure additional support is offered when needed.

Due to the nature of this role, you will be required to complete an online Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. You will also have access to your own vehicle as this role will be based across the region.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you then please submit your CV.

This vacancy is being handled by Aspire Recruitment. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. Should you apply for this role, we will process your data as detailed in our Privacy Policy and by applying for this opportunity I agree that Aspire Recruitment will keep me informed about potential employment opportunities regularly and that I can choose to opt out of receiving information at any time. 
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

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  • Industry Sector Education