The Forward Trust is hiring a
London IAG Services, Employment Coach, (Prison delivery)
The Forward Trust is a fast growing Matrix Standard accredited, ERSA Employability Awards 2020 Highly Commended vocational training, skills and employability provider. We also deliver Information, Advice and Guidance (Careers Advice) services in prisons. We are looking for a talented Employment Coach for our London prisons IAG services.
As a Senior Advisor/Coach working to our Team Leader you will be supervising our IAG Advisors/Employment Coaches in the prisons to help residents/prisoners/learners progress into an exciting career by providing information, advice and guidance, employability support, job search, confidence building and interview skills support. You will also carry a case load and provide IAG support as well.
We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic, go getting and very practical individuals who are committed to delivering high quality information, advice and guidance and progressing clients into good quality employment that will help them succeed in their lives. We want people who genuinely care about the people they are supporting and not just going through the motions. We are looking for people who are experienced in working in prisons and want their first supervisory role as well as continuing to deliver IAG services.
We value the dedication and commitment of our employees by rewarding them with market-leading pay and benefits. We provide comprehensive training e.g. the Level 4 Employability Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard and opportunities to progress in the Employment Services Division.
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