Personal Careers & Guidance Advisors

2 days left

West Midlands
25 Jul 2019
22 Aug 2019
Sport & Leisure
Contract Type
Full Time
Personal Careers & Guidance Advisors
Salary - GBP25,092
Location- West Midlands

Do you want to make a difference to people's lives, inspiring them to achieve and realise their true potential?

With more than 50 years of experience, Nacro is a champion of social justice which helps nearly 40,000 people in England and Wales each year. We bring a wealth of experience and credibility within the justice sector, often leading pioneering research projects and in education and skills with disadvantaged adults and young people.
Who are we looking for?

Nacro are looking for Careers information and Guidance professionals to work in the West Midlands community and custody. We offer Ofsted 'good'/'outstanding' education delivery, Matrix-accredited IAG services, and experience in empowering offenders to progress in education and employment.
Our new impartial careers service will empower prisoners and ex-offenders to make informed choices about their future and support their rehabilitative journey into education or employment on-release.
We are seeking applications for onsite IAG Careers Advisors and Careers Guidance Workers across the West Midlands, to provide information, advice and support to prisoners in custody, helping them to make informed career choices.
Duties & responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Carrying out personalised career planning to address the needs of each prisoner
  • Supporting CV development/job-search activities
  • Delivering group induction presentations, pre-release sessions and employability skills workshops
  • Supporting resettlement through engaging with relevant referral community agencies, including CRCs/community IAG providers
To be successful in this role you will have a minimum NVQ Level 3 IAG or equivalent (with a commitment to progress towards Level 6). Personal Guidance workers will have Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development or equivalent (or Level 4/5, actively working towards Level 6)
Please apply online

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