Employment Advisor BLUE42439

Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
£20,000 - £25,000
03 Nov 2016
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Employment Advisor BLUE42439


Salary: £20,000 - £25,000

Full Time Temporary role - Maternity Cover

Our Client aspires to be a fantastic place to work. They aim to attract professionals who are innovative, adaptable and committed to meeting the challenges of the organisation. They are a locally based training provider with a national reach, delivering quality employer and learner responsive training and skills solutions. They are a forward thinking, performance focused organisation continually striving to achieve the highest standards for their learners and employers.

They are now looking for an Employment Advisor to join them where you will be required to work across the Training Division as required. This is a full time temporary contract where you are covering maternity leave.

As an Employment Advisor, you will proactively mentor, guide and support learners into sustainable employment opportunities. This will involve determining their employment goals and suitability for specific employment opportunities. The role also requires you to proactively identify suitable employment opportunities through developing relationships with local employers and internal sales teams. Providing 121 support, advice and guidance once the customer is in work, you will ensure sustainability and remove potential barriers to remain in work.

Achieving performance targets, you will engage with local and national employers to determine potential vacancies and placement opportunities, whilst also attending meetings with employers to secure new business and develop existing relationships and managing a caseload of customers.

They are looking for someone who is flexible and enthusiastic, who has the ability to meet challenging performance targets, can manage multiple deadlines and who can work well as part of a team. The ideal candidate will be a business development/sales focused person, who is able to deal directly with employers, can bring in sales and place people whilst also managing candidates who are looking to be placed within a role.

A high level of flexibility is essential as the role may require occasional evening and weekend work.

Please refer to Job Description/Person Specification when completing your application form.

Our Client is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All colleagues are expected to contribute to the delivery of our safeguarding strategy and all college values. In addition, this post requires the employee to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.