• Login

Bromley Mencap Employment Advisor

Department:
Network Programmes
Opportunity Type:
Paid
Town/City:
Bromley
Salary Details:
£26654 per annum
18 Jan 2021
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Hours Per Week:
37.5
Job Advert

Bromley Well is commissioned by the London Borough of Bromley and Bromley Clinical Commissioning Group to deliver services for local people to help them maintain both their physical and mental health, their independence and also provide training and employment opportunities.

About the role:

Through tailored person centred support, you will assist people with learning disabilities (LD), physical disabilities (PD) and long term health conditions (LTHCs) to address barriers to employment and education by providing advice, guidance and support to improve access to education, employment and volunteering whilst supporting retention of paid employment.

You will also support referrals of people with mental health issues, requiring retention support to an appropriate service.

Requirements:

Reporting to the Head of Education and Employment, here are some of the skills that will make you stand out:

  • Experience of supported employment
  • Knowledge of relevant disability and employment legislation
  • Experience of planning, preparing and delivering work preparation sessions to groups of people
  • Confidence in public speaking and telephone skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to build relationships with a diverse range of people, both internally and externally

How to apply:

For more information, and to apply, please visit our website, https://www.bromleymencap.org.uk/about-us/current-vacancies/

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Monday 18th January 2021

Bromley Well and Bromley Mencap are committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. We value diversity, promote equality, and challenge discrimination.

We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

PLEASE NOTE: This vacancy is for a Mencap affiliated local group and not for Royal Mencap Society. Local groups pay a membership fee to subscribe Royal Mencap Society’s Network and each local group is a separate and independent charity within their own right. As part of the group’s membership they have the opportunity to advertise their vacancies on the Royal Mencap Society jobs website.

We encourage all applicants to apply directly to the group and the contact details provided by the group as stated on this job advert.

If you choose to click on the “Apply” button, you give Royal Mencap Society consent to forward your application and your personal details to the relevant local group on your behalf. Your information will only be shared for the purpose of recruitment.

Once your personal details have been shared you can request to have your details removed by contacting the local group directly.

We wish you the best with your local group application.