Employment Development Officer (Olympus Care)

Salary: £28,844
Post: Full time position. Monday – Friday.
Location: Covering the whole of Northamptonshire – Countywide travelling


At Olympus Care Services, we pride ourselves on offering an outstanding service to all of our customers.

Olympus Care Services are looking for an Employment Development Officer to work within the Employment and Disability Service (EADS) our specialist supported employment team.

We are looking for a creative and solution focussed individual to deliver supported employment across Northamptonshire as part of our ongoing DWP / ESF funded provision.

You will be flexible, hardworking, organised and committed to supporting and empowering job seekers to overcome barriers to employment. You may find knowledge and working experience of recruitment and the welfare to work system advantageous within this role.

You will be required to represent EADS at a variety of events to network with professionals and employers to increase county based opportunities for the clients we exist to support.

The ideal candidate will need to be in possession of a full driving licence to be able to travel freely between different locations (mileage allowance is paid).



  • Up to 6 weeks’ leave (pro rata for part-time)
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Full training programme
  • Employee discount scheme to use on high street shopping, eating out, travel and much more
  • Mileage allowance at HMRC rates
  • Government Funded Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme (following successful completion of the probation period)


It is an exciting time to be working in local government in Northamptonshire with the journey towards the creation of two brand new unitary authorities in April 2021.  The committed approach from the whole public sector to deliver the two unitaries will present significant opportunities for joining up and transforming service delivery to ensure the best possible outcomes for our residents.


To apply

Please visit the Olympus Care Services website to apply.

Closing date: 23 August 2019