Senior Employment Coach (Ways into Work)

Salary: Starting at £23,000
Post: Permanent. Full time or part time/job share will be considered.
Location: Oxfordshire

Changing Lives One Job at a Time

Ways into Work is an employee-owned social enterprise with a clear mission: Changing Lives One Job at a Time. We are currently recruiting for a Senior Employment Coach to be based in Oxfordshire. This is a brand new role where you’ll be working alongside our colleagues in Oxfordshire County Council’s Employment Service to deliver and develop Supported Internships.



You will: 

  • be a car driver with access to a car.
  • be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure & Barring Service.
  • share our values.

  • be based at home with work in the community; organising your time and working flexibly. 
  • have excellent written and interpersonal communication skills .
  • demonstrate resilience in dealing with emotional situations on a regular basis.
  • use basic IT systems independently and efficiently.

Extras: Experience in education, disability, partnership building or employment support is handy, but not essential. Very few people who start with us have worked in supported employment before; having transferable skills and sharing our values is what’s important. 

We are really committed to making Ways into Work a great place to work. Benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday increasing with service pro-rated for part time roles with the ability to buy or sell up to 1 week.
  • Flexible working, based at home.


To apply

To apply, please visit Please send your CV and covering letter to

For further information, to discuss any reasonable adjustments or an informal chat, please contact: Ian May: 07500 785037 or

Deadline: Friday 27th May 2022

Interviews: week commencing 9th June 2022

We will be running an informal recruitment information session at 6pm on 17th May 2022 ahead of the deadline date so you can find out more about what we as an organisation do and what your role would involve. Joining details will be given upon application or you can contact Ian May or our info email address.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Employment Coach, based in Oxfordshire, who will deliver and develop Supported Internship in this area. Find our more about what we do and how you can get involved.