Employment Support Specialists (Surrey Choices)

Salary: £21,410 - £22,710 per annum 
Post: 4 posts, Full-time, 37.5 hours per week (Part-time hours will be considered for the Guildford post) 
Locations: 1: Ashford, Surrey; 2: Guildford, Surrey (2 posts); 3: Redhill, Surrey (all postholders may be required to travel across the county) 

 

Do you have the passion and drive to support disabled people to reach their employment aspirations? 

Do you share our Core Values? 

We want to ensure people with disabilities have opportunities to achieve the same as everyone else; a home of their own, something meaningful to do and someone to love. Our role is to provide creative and sustainable support which enables people to live active and healthy lives in their local communities in ways that they choose. Our Core Values guide how we work and inform our decision making. As an organisation we are in a good place, we have a great team, and we are excited about our plans for the future. 

We are currently looking for five enthusiastic and committed individuals to join us as Employment Support Specialists to assist people to reach their goals of finding and keeping a job and to make a real difference to someone’s life. 

As an Employment Support Specialist, you will be required to guide and support customers with their employment aspirations and encouraging access to paid employment, volunteering and other opportunities in their communities independently You will support customers with CV writing, interview preparation, job coaching and travel training. 

You will also be required to maintain and build relationships with parents/carers, employers, Job Centres, and other stakeholders to ensure all customers’ needs are met. 

A full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle is an essential requirement for this role. 

 

What we can offer you: 

• 25 days holiday plus bank holidays 

• Access to a generous pension scheme 

• Automatic entry into Perkbox benefit scheme 

• Ongoing supervision, training, and career development 

• Employee Assistant Programme 

• £300 ‘Refer a Friend’ Scheme 

• 45p mileage allowance 

• Employee Recognition Award Scheme 

 

To apply

Ashford post:

For an informal conversation and to find out more about this role, please contact Becky Mills on 07713 479366 

Please apply for this post at https://www.surreychoices.com/vacancies/?bzid=90e4f6007ba001

Please visit www.surreychoices.com/employment-support-specialist to view the full job description. 

Closing date: 15 February 2021

 

Guildford post: (2 posts)

For an informal conversation and to find out more about these roles, please contact Becky Grammel on 07713 479751 

Please apply for these posts at https://www.surreychoices.com/vacancies/?bzid=fbb8156d50fb01

Please visit www.surreychoices.com/employment-support-specialist to view the full job description. Part-time hours will be considered for this post.

Closing date: 12 February 2021

 

Redhill post:

For an informal conversation and to find out more about this role, please contact Rachael Walker on 07713 479572

Please apply for this post at https://www.surreychoices.com/vacancies/?bzid=41ddef3bbb5b01

Please visit www.surreychoices.com/employment-support-specialist to view the full job description. 

Closing date: 29 January, 2021

 

Surrey Choices Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. 

All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. 

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