Navigator - 1 x Stockton & 1 x Hartlepool - Step Forward Tees Valley

£18,289 - £22,386
24 January 2020 12 Noon
20/WS/01

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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, training or education.

We are advertising for two, full time roles - 1 based in Stockton & 1 based in Hartlepool.

As a Navigator, you will manage, create and build a caseload of participants, providing 1:1, support and guidance to help them overcome complex barriers to employment and/or training. You will be responsible for the comprehensive assessment of each participant to assess barriers, and create individual actions plans accordingly. You will be working closely with all participants, referring into the partnership organisations for specialist support. You will be responsible for guiding them through every stage of their journey, addressing barriers, increasing engagement, introducing activities to support progression and move them closer to the labour market.

Essential Skills:
• Exceptional people and communication skills
• Experience of building and maintaining caseloads
• A proven track record in achieving positive outcomes for participants along with employment and training results

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

Please visit https://humankind.careers for more information and an application form. The closing date for completed applications is 12 noon 24th January 2020 with Interviews held week commencing 3rd February 2020.

Application packs are also available via email at hr@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 20/WS/01.

Should you wish to discuss the vacancy further, please contact: Team leaders Jacquie Gofton 01429 363108 or Lindsey Smith 01642 607028.
 
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.

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

  • Up to 32 days Annual Leave per year (pro rata)
  • Optional Annual Leave purchase scheme
  • Competitive company pension scheme with employer contribution
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.
  • Eye Care Vouchers – Free eye tests & discounts for VDU users
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional Learning & Development Opportunities