Employment and Skills Advisor

Employment and Skills Advisor

To champion the fight against poverty and inequality enabling people to take control of their lives

Based in Liverpool but travel to the surrounding areas 

Hours: 35 per week

Pay: Scale 5 point 12 £21,589

Established in 1999 Raise is an advice service that supports clients within their own home with welfare benefits, debt and financial capability advice at a specialist level. This is an opportunity to be a key player in the delivery of our New Horizons employability project. This role is important to delivery of the project as well as part of our long term strategy.

The role will support people to re-engage with education, training and employment as part of a volunteer placement using a personalised learning journey approach. It will assist people to become job ready through coaching and skills training to overcome their barriers to work. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is passionate about empowering people to learn new skills and wants to play an active role in supporting disadvantaged people into work. You will support them to deliver high quality administration and advice services during their time on the programme. You will be experienced with working with volunteers and job seekers. You will have excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to relate and work with a large variety of different people. You will work in partnership with the Volunteer and Training Coordinator to deliver the best outcomes to our volunteers seeking education, training and back to work support.

Interviews will be held on: 19th January 2021

Please note we do not accept C.V.s

For a job pack please go to our website www.benefitsadviceteam.co.uk or email us admin@benefitsadviceteam.co.uk

Registered charity number 1112830

Safer Recruitment ‘A safer setting starts with safer staff’ This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 14 January, 2021
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The Gateway, 89 Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1SR Tel: 01925 246880
Registered in England & Wales as a Registered Charity 1129343
and as Company Limited by Guarantee No:6805818

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