Senior Employment Consultant for LD

Senior Employment Consultant 

This role is part funded by The Big Lottery & ESF

36 Hours per week – £27,500 pa

Balance are seeking an experienced Senior Employment Consultant 36 hours a week to work as part of our Learning Disability Employment team based in Surbiton.

Working Under the guidance and support of the Employment Team Manager you will lead a small team to ensure they follow what is outlined in the Kingston contract. You will ensure staff carry out effective initial assessments with clients and produce person centred profiles and individual action plans and provide the necessary support, guidance and interventions to enable clients to overcome their barriers to finding and sustaining  employment.

We are looking for a motivated, experienced individual who is passionate about supporting people with disabilities into employment in this south west London borough.

Working as part of a dynamic team within an innovative organisation you’ll play a key role in developing employment opportunities for residents with learning disabilities or physical and sensory impairments who reside in the borough of Kingston upon Thames.

A team player with strong organisational skills and an excellent work ethic you will relish the opportunity to get yourself out into the local community to create effective employer networks resulting in real employment opportunities for the people you support.

Balance is a Community Interest Company (CIC) based in South West London. We have grown out of a team that was part of Adult Social Care within Royal Borough of Kingston. We have more than ten years experience providing employment and support services to a range of disabled and vulnerable people.

If you would like the opportunity to work within a fast paced business and you are motivated and hard working then we want to hear from you.

For the job description please click here Balance CiC Senior Employment Consultant JD J (1)

To apply for this position please send a CV and covering letter to Paul.Featherstone @ balance-cic.com

Closing date for applications is 17.00 on Friday 20th July 2018

Interviews TBC

***All roles are subject to a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check and satisfactory references***

We look forward to hearing from you.