Careers Adviser / IAG and Employability Advisor

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P12248
  • Date Posted: 22 May 2024
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Wokingham / Hybrid
  • Remote Working: Hybrid - some remote working possible
  • Salary: £29,269 to £33,024
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: HR
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Careers Adviser Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Wokingham, Berkshire Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Careers Adviser with a Level 6 qualification in Careers Guidance, who is able to provide information, advice and guidance (IAG) for employment and employability is required for well-established organisation based in Wokingham.

 

SALARY: £29,269 - £33,024 per annum + Excellent Benefits

LOCATION: Hybrid role – working part from home as well as from a variety of community venues across Wokingham Borough

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Careers Adviser with a Level 6 qualification in Careers Guidance, who is able to provide information, advice and guidance (IAG) for employment and employability.

Working as the Careers Adviser you will join a friendly and enthusiastic NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) Prevention Team.

As the Careers Adviser you will play a key role in providing IAG and support to young people aged 16-19 years (and up to 24 years for those with SEND) on a range of career, employment and learning opportunities which will enable them to progress.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as the Careers Adviser include:

  • Provide information, advice and guidance to unemployed young people aged 16-19 and up to 24 for those with SEND (Special Educational Needs or Disabilities), from a variety of settings across the borough, helping them to identify and overcome barriers preventing them from entering education, employment or training
  • Provide information, advice and guidance to young people in school who are at risk of NEET to help them make a successful transition from education into adult life
  • Track the progress of young people and intervene when required to offer support and guidance
  • Establish a knowledge of and good working relationships with local opportunity providers and support services to better advise and support young people into employment education or training

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Significant experience of working with young people, who is committed to providing excellent guidance and support
  • Level 6 qualification in Careers Guidance
  • Ability to conduct effective one to one intervention with young people who are unemployed or at risk of unemployment
  • Ability to effectively use assessment tools to identify risk and needs of young people
  • Relevant experience of working directly with vulnerable young people 
  • Experience of representing a service at multi-agency meeting and making effective contributions

 

BENEFITS

  • 28 days annual leave (rising to 33 after 5 years’ service) plus bank holidays
  • Local government pension scheme
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • A range of discounts
  • Onsite gym and more!

 

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JOB REF: AWDO-P12248

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