Mentor (Employability)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Contract

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1421472

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Mentor based in Belfast.

Job Title: Mentor (Employability)

Responsible to: Team Coordinator

Hours: One post at 37.5 and a second post at 21.5 hours

Salary: £26,317

Contract Term: End March 2022


This post is part of the Belfast Works Project, a Belfast wide employment project implemented by a consortium of organisation led by Ashton Community Trust.  The other Belfast Works Project Partnership organisations are

  • Upper Springfield Development Trust
  • Impact Training
  • East Belfast Mission 

The post will involve working at neighbourhood level in North Belfast to support the development of an employment service infrastructure to improve the potential of long-term unemployed, economically inactive and workless people to gain employment. They will undertake the necessary outreach work to identify and engage an appropriate number of potential clients to meet the agreed caseload and employment targets. Perform employability assessment of participants. Complete agreed participant personal employability action plan, one to one participant mentoring, personal development coaching, seek solutions to remove participant’s barriers to employment, support participant with job search skills, completing job application forms, improving job interview techniques and source progression routes into education/training and employment for participants.

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Closing date is 26th June 2019