Employment Officer Part-Time

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent part-time, Trainee

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1359772

 Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to join Orchardville during an exciting period of expansion and growth.

Employment Officer (Part-Time)

21 hours per week

Ref: 19/06/PTEO002

Location: Belfast Office

Holidays:22 days + 12 statutory days (pro-rata)

Duration: This post is funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and will be offered until March 2022.

Main Purpose:

The Employment Officer will support participants with Learning Disability and/or Autism on our Ignite2 project to secure and sustain paid or voluntary employment opportunities.

Using the supported employment model, they will deliver a tailored personal programme that will guide participant’s progression towards their agreed employability goals.

To maximise progression for participants, the Employment Officer will be required to engage with employers; sourcing meaningful work experience and paid opportunities as appropriate.

Please see attachement for full Job Description and Candidate Guidance Notes

CV’s will not be accepted.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, an analysis of the composition of our workforce has revealed that men, members of the Roman Catholic community and those from ethnic minority backgrounds are current under-represented. We would, therefore, particularly welcome applications from men, Roman Catholics and those from ethnic minority backgrounds. All appointments will be made solely on the basis of merit.