Engagement Officer (Employment & Training)

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Enfield (City/Town), London (Greater)
07 Jan 2019
21 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Engagement Officer (Employment & Training)



9 Months Fixed Term - Full Time

Our client is an established North London Housing Association, working across four boroughs - Enfield, Barnet, Haringey and Waltham Forest. Their purpose is to identify local needs, to respond to these needs with local solutions and to provide excellent services. They invest in high quality housing, support and services that are affordable and accessible to those in housing need.

They are currently seeking to recruit an Engagement Officer to focus on coaching and enabling young adults into employment or training.  Alongside this you will work within a dispersed team across all of our client’s services to assess the needs of residents and create opportunities for positive engagement with young people and adults. The role is driven by outcomes and the need for residents to be actively and positively engaged with the aim of creating safe, healthy and contributing communities.  

The successful candidate will have relevant experience of working with young people or vulnerable adults enabling them to reach their full potential and gain employment. You will have experience of engaging with hard to reach clients in a diverse community with a track record of delivering successful projects. You will need to have a strong sense of team work within a dispersed team, be self-motivated with excellent skills that enable you to build relationships with all of the client groups.  

In return our client offers a supportive, friendly and flexible working environment and excellent benefits including a health care cash plan, childcare vouchers, generous pension scheme, free parking and much more. You will be supported to develop within the Association and offered a variety of learning and development opportunities.