Employability Manager

Nottingham City Homes Limited
£31,288 to £34,196 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Employability Manager

£31,288 to £34,196 per annum

37 hours per week based:  Loxley House, Station Street, Nottingham, NG 23NJ

REF: NCH1502

Fixed Term Contract or internal secondment for 3 months.

Nottingham City Homes is an award-winning company that manages 27,500 properties across the city, creating homes and places where people want to live. Investing millions in our decent homes programme and building hundreds of new council homes in the biggest programme of its kind for a generation we hold Investors in People Gold and are one of the country's Top 50 housing organisations.

Can you help our tenants and residents to find work?

Many of our tenants face difficulty finding employment, and we have ambitions to help them overcome the barriers. To achieve that we need your innovative ideas, enthusiasm and, networking talent. You'll quickly forge relationships with colleagues, communities, Councillors, and local organisations to lead on projects to reduce unemployment with our tenants and residents.

You'll have your fingers in a lot of pies, leading on schemes across the city - keeping them on track, securing great results and reporting on outcomes. You have an eye to the future keeping abreast of drivers for change, while seeking out and winning new sources of funding for traineeship, apprenticeships and other projects.

You'll definitely be a people person, and your communication skills across the community will be strong. You'll be familiar with local and national employment and skills challenges along with the objectives, priorities and strategies needed to intervene and succeed.

So join us and help make a real difference to people's lives please visit our website.

Closing date: 20 October 2016 (12 noon)

Interview date: 26 October 2016

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please submit your CV and a personal statement in confidence, of no more than 2 sides of A4, explaining how you meet the job description and person specification to: recruitment@nottinghamcityhomes.org.uk

We welcome applications from all sections of our diverse community.