- Organisation: South Tyneside TEN
- Salary: £22,000 pro-rata
- Salary info: 21 hours per week. Fixed term until 31st March 2016.
- Job Type: Part time
- Closing date: 4 April 2014
- Location: South Shields, South Tyneside
This is a new post funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund
Talent Match is a new, national and innovative approach to tackling youth unemployment and aims to offer young unemployed people one-to-one support to enable them to overcome their barriers to learning and work.
South Tyneside TEN are seeking to appoint a dynamic, flexible and passionate person who will support 18 – 24 year olds who have been out of employment, education or training over 12 months to assist them to improve their skills and find employment.
You will have the skills and expertise to be a role-model and able to support, mentor, coach and be responsible for a case-load of young unemployed adults. Your experience, charisma, credibility and tenacity will be key assets to enable you to build effective professional relationships with the individuals on your caseload. You will be required to have the ability to use a range of strategies to help young people identify new directions and opportunities and motivate them to take action. Excellent IT skills are required, together with experience of data input and management information systems.
If you would relish the opportunity to join a high-profile new initiative and are not afraid of a challenge please apply.
The successful applicant will be subject to the DBS enhanced check.
The key purpose of TEN is to enable people to be enterprising in their own communities through access to jobs, volunteering, work placements, training and learning. Established in 1994, TEN is the leading not-for-profit independent employment organisation in South Tyneside, a registered charity and company limited by guarantee.
TEN registers an average of forty clients per day. We play a vital role in helping unemployed residents in South Tyneside make informed choices relating to training, learning and employment. TEN’s services are delivered to meet the needs of the individual by providing practical professional information, advice and guidance.
We provide support to employers to assist with recruitment through the promotion of job vacancies and the client matching service.
For an application pack please apply to Natalie Currer, South Tyneside TEN, Units 9 & 10, Waverley Market Dock, South Shields, Tyne & Wear. NE33 1LE
Tel: 0191 4272790 or requested via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will be held week commencing 14th April 2014
Closing Date: 4 April 2014 (4pm)
South Tyneside TEN is a Registered Charity number 1045638 and a Company Limited by Guarantee number 2957689