Employer Engagement Officer (Elite)

Salary: £25,000pa
Post: Full-time, 37 Hours
Location: Based in ELITE Head Office Llantrisant, or a local branch.     


We are looking to a dynamic and target driven Employer Engagement Officer with specialist experience in the recruitment sector to work on our exciting 3 year Employability Project, JobSense, supported by the European Social Fund.

The JobSense Project supports people with sensory loss into vocational opportunities and paid employment. You will be based in our Head Office, or a local branch, working across Cardiff, The Vale of Glamorgan, Newport, Monmouth and South Powys.



The successful post holders will play a vital role in the success of the JobSense project, working closely with our partners Action on Hearing Loss and the Centre of Sign-Sight-Sound. You will build, develop and maintain relationships with employers, to generate appropriate employment opportunities that meet the requirements of ELITE's participants.

This is an exciting role with plenty of day to day variety and the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of participants with a sensory loss. You will:

  • Provide a range of recruitment solutions to employers.
  • Match employers vacancies to our participants experiences and skills to create sustainable employment.
  • Be responsible for negotiating paid employment and vocational opportunities.
  • Maintain quality and compliance requirements and meet targets in line with contractual obligations.
  • Attend and participate in events (jobs fayres), employer visits, marketing calls and any training as required.
  • Liaise with external partners, JCP, employment agencies, funding contractors, training providers, local government.




ELITE Supported Employment is a specialist organisation that enables individuals with disabilities or those at a disadvantage, to access, obtain and maintain paid employment via appropriate support. 

ELITE hold an Investors in People: Gold accreditation, we have been awarded an 'Exemplar Employer' rating by Chwarae Teg’s Agile Nation 2 Business Programme, and we are proud to be ranked Disability Confident Leader status. 

Hours of Work: 37 Hours. Responsible to the Team Leader/Operations Manager

Closing Date:  We are running a rolling programme of recruitment. Please submit your applications before September 20th  to be included in the current round.  We reserve the right to end recruitment early should a suitable candidate be found.

For more information regarding this role please email information@elitesea.co.uk for an information pack. Contact our Head Office on 01443 226664. 

This role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check. We welcome applications from individuals who consider themselves to have a disability. 



To apply for this role please submit a CV. Suitable candidates will then be contacted and will be asked to complete a tailored supporting statement.