POST TITLE: Building Better Opportunities Job Club Support Worker
LOCATION: Age UK Milton Keynes Head Office
RESPONSIBLE TO: Building Better Opportunities Manager
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Supporting clients who attend Job Clubs to use digital technology for:
Developing Job Search Skills; CV’s; Identifying training needs; and
Supporting them into work
POSITION STATUS: 6 months fixed term contract
MAIN PLACE OF WORK: Peartree Centre Milton Keynes
HOURS: 10 to be agreed with the BBO Manager
SALARY: £ 90.00 per week, travel expenses to job clubs reimbursed
PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
The post holder will be responsible for supporting clients attending Age UK Milton Keynes job clubs. You will carry out initial assessments and devise a personal programme for each client.
The programme is targeted at supporting hard to reach residents in Milton Keynes into employment. It is an initiative that is working with long term unemployed and economically inactive beneficiaries to provide tailored support that enables them to move into sustained employment. The programme is currently scheduled to run until January 2019.
Complete assessments with clients identifying their training needs and make recommendations to the Project Officer and Manager
Complete a programme that will support clients to remove the barriers that exist to their employment
Complete all paperwork required by ESF/Lottery to ensure compliance with the guidelines of the BBO programme
To set up and support the Job Club at Peartree Bridge (Wednesday 1.30 -4.30pm), you may be required to support job clubs in other areas in Milton Keynes as and when the need arises
To maintain confidentiality of clients on the programme
Attend project meetings and input into the delivery of the programme
Support the BBO Project Officer when required.