Status Employment assists people with disabilities and mental health problems in finding and retaining paid employment.
We do this by finding out your skills and aspirations and supporting you into work or to move closer to work through education, training, paid work or volunteering.
Employment Advisers (x2) start ASAP
Maternity Cover fixed term to end February 2018
Salary £25000 prorate based on a 35 hour week
Two of our colleagues have gone on Maternity leave and we are seeking to fill their roles.
We need to fulfil 21 hours a week from 2 people or possibly 5 days from 1 person.
You would be working with clients in Lambeth who have mental health difficulties who may need support in thinking about getting a job or another position or helping to stay in their current role. You will have high levels of empathy whist maintaining professional boundaries.
Contacting and working with Employers will be a task you look forward to.
An understanding of good practice in implementing the terms of the Equality Act 2010 will be important.
You would be based in Stockwell and Team bases in Lambeth during the week and will be trained up to co-facilitate workshops.
Please email Phil Fuller Senior Employment Adviser via firstname.lastname@example.org for the application pack.
Closing date 20th October 2017 0900
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