Employment Training Consultant (Substance Misuse)

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20401.00 - 25502.00 GBP Annual + GBP20401 - GBP25502/annum
23 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Employment Training Consultant (Substance Misuse)
GBP20,401 to GBP25,502 (depending on experience)
Full-time, Fixed Term (12 months)

Job Description:
We are currently recruiting for two positions which will involve working with customers who have a history of addiction (drug/alcohol) and you will work with these customers to identify barriers to employment and support their journey in to sustained future employment.

You will complete assessments with customers prior to joining your caseload and you will work with them to make employment, training or education a foundation of their recovery. Working across two of the city's four hubs, you will be co-located with recovery workers who will help to promote the benefits of work and education to their customers' wellbeing.

You will be able to demonstrate your previous experience in:

- Supporting people to overcome multiple, complex barriers to finding employment
- Knowledge of benefits system and advocating on behalf of beneficiaries
- Ability to generate vacancies to which beneficiaries can apply
- Use of Motivational Interviewing techniques
- Strength-based approach to action planning

As this role is outreach you will need to have a full driving licence and have access to your own vehicle

If this sounds like the perfect role for you then please submit your CV.

Please note this vacancy is being handled by Aspire Recruitment (agy). Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview