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Regional Employment Advisor Orkney

Regional Employment Advisor Orkney

Posted 19 March by Life Skills Centres Limited Easy Apply Ended


Post Advisor

Hours Full Time

Salary: Negotiable (depending on experience)

Region: Orkney

Main Responsibilities

  • Assess candidate needs and support the development and completion of client action plans which reflect the steps required to progress clients sucessfully towards employment
  • To coordinate and deliver, guidance and training that meet the needs of the individual.
  • Deliver individual and group training specific to contract provision
  • Achieve set performance targets for operational programmes
  • To support customers to secure employment opportunities
  • Refer and liaise with outside agencies as required including colleges and training providers/recruitment agencies/employers.
  • Employer engagement - sourcing vacancies to match clients needs
  • Prepare CV’s and cover letters for clients and equip them skills for interviews.
  • To ensure all system updates and paperwork are completed accurately and to agreed timescales
  • Provide after-care support to clients as per contract requirements
  • Any other duties required by the employer

Education and Experience

  • Experience of recruitment of working with unemployed persons
  • Employability training experience essential, sector training desirable
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good knowledge of the local labour market

Person Specification

  • Energetic, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be computer literate
  • Good presentation and organisational skills
  • Ability to manage time and organise caseloads whilst working to strict targets
  • Full, clean driving licence (Car Owner) essential

Required skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Employer Engagement
  • Knowledge Base
  • solutions driven

Reference: 34514812

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