Employment and Training Coordinator / Vocational Support / Employability Support
Employment and Training Coordinator / Vocational Support / Employability Support / Employment Opportunities / Social Housing
London, Mile End
£30,000 per annum
Are you passionate about working with the community? Do you want to join an exciting organisation that is supporting its local communities to thrive?
Gateway Housing Association is an ambitious housing association with 3,000 homes in the heart of London’s East End. We provide social rented homes, shared ownership and sheltered housing. We develop new homes too and are part way through an exciting programme to deliver another 500 homes by 2020. We also run our own in-house maintenance service, Gateway Homeworks.
We are looking to recruit an Employment and Training Coordinator to join our exciting Community Investment Team at our Head Office in Mile End, London.
Within this role, you will coordinate Gateway’s Support To Employment Programme (STEP) which supports residents and local people with employability support and working with partners to deliver an outstanding service. You will provide support to access full time further / higher education, vocational training and volunteering opportunities and you will identify funding & partnership opportunities which help to support the objectives of our Community Investment Strategy.
Our ideal candidate will have experience in delivering accredited training courses on employability and personal skills to diverse groups within the Work Based Learning sector or private/voluntary sector. You will have experience of creating lesson plans, schemes of work and resources and have a proven record of setting up employment opportunities and placements for learners. You will need to be a strong team player, be passionate and self-motivated with excellent communication and interpersonal skills that enable you to build and maintain effective relationships with customers, colleagues and external partners.
The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service check.
Gateway is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Closing date: 12 noon Friday 28 September 2018.
Interview date: Friday 5th October 2018.