Supported Internship Job Coach (Halton Borough Council)

Salary: £22,183 – £24,491
Post: Full-time. Fixed-term contract to 31 August 2022
Location: Halton


A new and exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced Job Coach to work with young people aged 16-24 with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) who need support to participate in the Supported Internship Programme.

Working under the direction of the Supported Internship Programme Team Leader and Service Manager, the post holder will provide work related support to individuals participating in the Supported Internship Programme.  A key focus will be to assess and provide support to individuals with disability and/or learning difficulty and help the intern develop the skills to learn and perform the work tasks in the workplace and learning environment.

The postholder will be educated to NVQ Level 3 or have equivalent level of experience in paid or unpaid work. You will be a committed, positive and engaging individual who will strive for the best outcomes for your interns to ensure they successfully reach their goals and aims. You will have experience of successfully engaging and maintaining effective relationships with employers/businesses. You will be required to work closely with Adult Learning Tutors and employers to deliver effective support in the workplace and learning environment.

In return you will receive:

  • A competitive salary - £22,183 – £24,491
  • A full training and development package
  • Annual leave entitlement according to length of service from 25 to 33 days per year in addition to eight bank holidays
  • Access to a generous pension scheme (Local Government Pension Scheme, administered by Cheshire Pension Fund). For full details, see cheshirepensionfund.org.uk

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Alison Bowen (Supported Internship Programme Team Leader) on 0151 511 7471  or Lynsey Carr (Employment and Careers Services Manager)

 

 

To apply

Please apply, please visit https://ats-halton.jgp.co.uk/vacancies/162339?ga_client_id=1a5155aa-52de-4473-b40a-d8760658acd3&type=feed and apply online via the link provided.

Closing date: 26 September 2021

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 11th October 2021

Please note, we do not accept CVs. Please fully complete the on-line application form.