Salary: £28,363 - £33,920
Contract: 37 Hours per Week, 12 Month FTC (Maternity Cover)
Thurrock Council's Inspire Team are currently looking to appoint a Personal Advisor to join the Inspire Careers team with minimum of a level 6 Diploma in Careers Guidance and Development. This is a 12 month fixed term contract supporting maternity cover.
This is a front line role dealing with students and young people by supporting the traded delivery within Thurrock schools and the community based work of Inspire Thurrock Careers providing young people in Thurrock with support in their chosen career options in the community.
Good communication skills, written and verbal, are vital plus the ability to organise and prioritise own workloads. Good computer skills, the ability to work as part of a team as well as independently are also a priority.
Key functions of the role will be to support, assist and advocate on behalf of young people to enable them to participate effectively in appropriate education, employment or training opportunities.
To view the Job Profile and Person Specification please follow the link below:
Closing Date: 11 August 2019
Our vision - An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.
Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the Royal Opera House and the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural Skills. We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent intu Lakeside, and breath-taking countryside all around. We are an area of massive growth, which is creating jobs and new industry, but with great transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.
Thurrock Council is committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. Job share applications are also welcome. Most departments operate a system of flexible working hours.
We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.