Youth Employment Engagement Officer
Job title: Youth Employment Engagement Officer
Salary: £24,000 per annum, pro rata (£19,200 per annum)
Hours: Part time - 30 hours per week
Location: Copeland and Allerdale Districts, Cumbria
About the employer
Our client is a leading regeneration charity, working through partnership to create communities in which people are proud to live and work.
About the role
Working as a member of the Youth Futures Team the post holder will be responsible for sourcing suitable Employers for Youth Futures Fund, matching unemployed young people with those suitable employers with the aim of moving individuals into sustainable employment.
The Youth Employment Engagement Officer will work closely with local, regional and national employers, building relationships in order to gain a better understanding of their recruitment needs and requirements. Supporting employers in understanding how important it is to give a young person work experience, participants’ needs and help create job roles to match.
This role is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure endorsed by the Disclosure and Barring Service.
A bit about you
The charity is seeking an enthusiastic individual with proven experience of working with employers and referral agencies. You must have the ability to understand customer needs and work to exceed them. Having a sound understanding of the Employability Agenda both nationally, regionally and locally is essential as well as having knowledge of the framework of training and development delivery.
Closing Date: Midnight on Thursday 6th May 2021
Please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website where you can complete your application for this position.
Make yourself at home:
This charity wants you to be yourself and they value everything that makes you unique. They recognise and celebrate your difference and together they make the organisation a special and great place to work.
This charity is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
No agencies please.