An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Employment and Volunteering service has an Employment and Volunteering Coordinator.
The Employment and Volunteering service support vulnerable adults and young people into paid employment, work experience and voluntary placements. The service also works in partnership with Barnsley College as part of the Internship Programme.
Barnsley is proud to maintain above average national figures for supporting vulnerable people into employment as part of the ASCOF indicator.
Being an Employment and Volunteering Coordinator is more than a job and you will support vulnerable people into work. You will help them identify their key job skills, improve their CV, perfect their interview technique and gain better job seeking skills.
Who we are looking for
We are looking for a highly motivated individual, with the right skills and experience to bring to the team, who has the creativity and drive to support the employment market
The ideal candidate will have had experience working in a social, educational or training setting with vulnerable adults and supervising a team.
What you will need
You will need a level 3 qualification relevant to the role, and/or training/teaching.
Shape a better future
We would like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other, our partners and with our communities, we can take pride in improving the lives of the most vulnerable in our borough.
A lot to look forward to
Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader, or learning flexibly online.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.