Navigators - Darlington & Stockton

£18,289 - £22,386
24 May 2019 12 Noon
19/WS/06

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Step Forward Tees Valley is an exciting programme jointly funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund which is indicative to end on June 2022. Working in partnership with voluntary and community sector delivery partners who are specialists in employment, financial and digital inclusion and volunteering, Step Forward Tees Valley supports long term unemployed people into or towards employment.

As a Navigator, you will manage a caseload of Step Forward Tees Valley participants and provide 1:1 support, helping them overcome barriers to employment and/or training. Responsible for comprehensive assessment and action planning of participants to assess motivation, and barriers to employment. Working closely with participants and referring into the partnership, Navigators will be responsible for supporting them through every stage of their journey, addressing barriers preventing engagement and introducing activities to support progression.

Essential Skills:
• Exceptional people and communication skills
• Experience of undertaking caseload management on employability programmes
• A proven track record in achieving employment and training outcomes

We are recruiting for 2 permanent Navigators for Darlington (full time) and a Temp Maternity Cover for Stockton (full time).


The closing date for completed applications is noon on Friday 24th May.

Interviews for these posts will take place on Monday 3rd June.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.
We understand the importance of ensuring all our service users are safe from harm and are committed to following guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and good working practices, including the safe recruitment of workers.
Application packs are also available via email at hr@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160. Job reference 19/WS/06.

Should you wish to discuss the vacancy further, please contact: Leanne Knight, SFTV Project Manager on 01325 731160.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL COMMUNICATION REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION FOR THIS POST WILL BE SENT TO THE EMAIL ADDRESS YOU HAVE PROVIDED ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM, INCLUDING YOUR INVITE TO INTERVIEW, IF YOU ARE SHORTLISTED.  PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU CHECK YOUR EMAILS AFTER THE CLOSING DATE AS YOU WILL NOT BE NOTIFIED BY ANY OTHER MEANS. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN EMAIL ADDRESS PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOUR POSTAL ADDRESS IS CORRECT ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM.

 

 

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

What we offer you?

We offer benefits including

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Up to 32 days (pro rata) annual leave per year