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Ref: 19/06 – EMPLOYMENT ADVISER (Fixed Term until May 2020)   

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Location: Cumbria North Lancashire

Salary: £8,170.82

Hours: 17 hours per week

Job Reference: 19/06

Closing Date: 25/01/2019

Job Type: Work Role

EMPLOYMENT ADVISER (Fixed Term until May 2020)                                        Job Ref: 19/06

Part Time: 17 hours per week

Salary:       £8,170.82

Based in:   Kendal, South Lakeland

Imagine currently provide an Employment Service for people with disabilities (mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, and sensory disabilities) across Cumbria.

The role includes:

  • Developing and expanding the service across South Lakeland
  • Delivering direct employment support
  • Supporting volunteers and students on placement.

                                                                                                                                                                         

As an Employment Adviser you will support individuals to work towards their employment goals and provide support to maintain employment in the competitive job market.

The level of support will vary according to the agreed level of support required and informed by choice.

Employment Advisers may provide support to individuals with a variety of different needs and conditions which may include mental health conditions, learning disabilities, acquired brain injuries, physical disabilities, autistic spectrum disorders, neurological impairments, psychiatric and clinical needs, addiction issues, complex behaviour and other needs.

Completed application forms are to be returned by no later than the closing date/time either by email to imagine@imaginementalhealth.org.uk. Please note that we shortlist from received application forms only, we do not accept CVs.

Our benefits include contributory company pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and career development opportunities.

Closing date for applications:  Friday 25th January 2019

Interviews are currently scheduled to take place Monday 17th February 2019 – Venue to be arranged

Imagine Independence aims to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community