Intervention Worker

  • Sport 4 Life
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Oct 05, 2017
Full time Education

Job Description

Sport 4 Life UK is recruiting a new Intervention Worker to assist the delivery of our sports-themed personal development programmes.  The successful candidate will be responsible for meeting targets for Youth Promise Plus (YPP), reporting against own and organisational targets, in addition to keeping YPP records up to date and liaising with our main contract partner

JOB SUMMARY

Title: Intervention Worker – Ref 050

Salary
£22,500 per annum

Hours
37.5 hours per week (Full Time)

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands

Contract Type
Fixed term until 30/06/2018

Closing Date
Midnight Thursday 12th October 2017

Interview Date
Thursday 19th October 2017

Starting Date: As soon as possible

The successful candidate will:

  • Deliver intensive work focussed pre-employment and appropriate post-employment holistic pastoral support and mentoring support to disadvantaged NEET, inactive and unemployed young people (15-29) within East Birmingham (Yardley, Hall Green & Hodge Hill).
  • Support a young person’s progression using a mix of holistic support, challenge and mentoring techniques, keeping a focus on achieving sustainable employment and/or training/education at all times.
  • Work effectively within and in partnership with other agencies and services to deliver a joined up service to support young people into employment.
  • Work closely with employer engagement/education and training structures and Employment Development Workers elsewhere in the network of YPP providers and in general in order to manage the transition into employment.

Salary

£22,500 per annum

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