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Community Coach - Leicester & Leicestershire - Leicester, Leicestershire
Company Information Posted : 12-01-2018
Company :  NCG
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Job Type : Contract
Duration : 17 months
Category : Education
Recruiter Reference : 265343
URL for applications : Click to apply
Salary : 22432 - 22432 UKP per year
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Start Publishing : 12-01-2018
Stop Publishing : 09-02-2018
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Description The Brighter Futures project is part of Building Better Opportunities. This post is part funded by the European Social Fund and matched by the Big Lottery Fund.

We are looking for an inspirational, highly motivated individual with a passion for making a difference. Our teams of Community Coaches will work with people who may have multiple and complex needs e.g. health (mental and physical) and disability, long term unemployment, economically inactive, facing homelessness, substance misuse, childcare responsibilities, has caring dependent, ESOL needs and convictions etc.

As a Community Coach you will need to be able to understand, motivate and support individuals to progress and attain sustainable employment. You will adopt a transformational change approach with a caseload of customers using a variety of coaching strategies. You will help customers address their barriers to employment and achieve delivery targets by identifying employment opportunities. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, organisational skills and experience in negotiation to achieve the right results for your customers.

Alongside you will gain the experience with working with a wide range of employers, skills providers and health providers.

The successful Community Coaches will form part of a dynamic, high performing team to improve life chances and sustainable employment for people on the Brighter Futures (Building Better Opportunities) programme.

Rathbone Training is a national youth organisation in the voluntary sector, providing education and training to young people. Our purpose is to give young people who are experiencing significant disadvantages the right opportunities to learn and achieve. Rathbone is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and therefore follows safe recruitment, selection and vetting procedures. An appropriate disclosure application at the appropriate level will be required during the recruitment process.

As an equal opportunity employer, Rathbone welcomes applications from all sections of the community operating the ‘positive about disabled people’ two ticks scheme.

Registered Charity in England and Wales No: 1145138. Registered Charity in Scotland No: SC042758. Registered office: Rathbone Training, Newcastle College,Rye Hill Campus, Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne,Tyne & Wear, NE4 7SA. A charitable company limited by guarantee: 07830590. Vat Number: 918 5092 11

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For an application pack please contact Steve Peters at

Closing Date: 28th January 2018
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