Work Coaches (Skillnet Group)

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 per annum pro rata depending on experience/quals

Location: Medway and Swale supported internships

Posts: 2 posts, 24-28 hours per week, worked flexibly through the week

Benefits: Fully-funded professional qualification, 25 days leave (5 weeks) plus bank holidays pro rata


Join a brand new project supporting young people with learning difficulties and/or autism to achieve paid work. You’ll get the satisfaction of in-depth work with six or seven learners. No spreading yourself thin across high volumes! Perfect for someone with a great track record engaging employers - recruitment, sales or marketing - or with creating opportunity for disadvantaged people. Working for a dynamic social enterprise partnered with Medway and Kent’s Councils, the role puts you in touch with the UK’s leading Supported Employment experts. Boost your professional development with the fully-funded Level 3 Certificate for Supported Employment Practitioners. Benefits include flexible hours, pension scheme and childcare vouchers.


“I’ve found working closely with young people on their dreams and aspirations to be amazing, challenging and rewarding”

Alison Websper, work coach


If you are...

  • A superb networker and partnership builder
  • Experienced and well-connected with Medway and Swale businesses
  • Driven by a passion for equality and overcoming disadvantage
  • Able to work flexibly and use your own initiative
  • An excellent communicator to different kinds of people
  • Motivated and able to motivate others

...we’d love to hear from you!


To apply, first download the Job Pack. After reading it carefully, apply here.

Other useful info: Travel Expenses Policy

Enquiries: Helena Jennings at ​or on 07921 040027


Deadline for applications: Midnight on Sunday 21st May

Interviews: Wednesday 24th and Friday 26th May in a Medway location. We will contact you by email on Monday 22nd May to inform you whether or not you have been shortlisted. All candidates will be informed of outcome by 1st June at the latest.

Start date: 10th July


CVs are not accepted. No agency contact please. You will be required to declare all past convictions, whether spent or not, as this post is exempt from The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1984. You will also be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS Check.

Skillnet Group promotes equality in the workplace.