Navigator (ROAD) - Employment Support

Annfield Plain (with travel throughout County Durham)
Circa £21,000 per annum
11 Oct 2018
25 Oct 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Reaching Out Across Durham (ROAD) is an exciting employment programme in County Durham. This Building Better Opportunities Programme is jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund until July 2019. 

Working in partnership with 11 voluntary and community sector delivery partners who are specialists in employment, financial and digital inclusion and volunteering, ROAD will support 625 long term unemployed people into or towards employment.

As a Navigator, you will manage a caseload of Reaching Out Across Durham (ROAD) participants and provide them with 1:1 support, helping them overcome barriers to employment by signposting into existing and new services as well as supporting them to access job search, employment, training and self-employment.

Navigator (ROAD)
Salary: Circa £21,000 per annum 
Hours: Full Time, 37 hours per week 
Location: Annfield Plain (with travel throughout County Durham)

Navigators will be responsible for supporting participants through every stage of their journey, enabling participants to address their barriers and realise their aspirations.

Essential Skills:

  • Exceptional people and communication skills
  • Experience of undertaking participant engagement activities and caseload management on employability programmes
  • A proven track record in delivering targets

Our client offers excellent benefits including generous holidays, and the opportunity to develop your career in a professional, friendly and pleasant working environment with free parking and cafe on site.

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 25th October 2018

To Apply and for More Information:

Please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website where you can complete your application.

Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

They want their workforce to reflect the make up of the communities they serve. Therefore they welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. 

No agencies please.