Navigator (Project Worker)

1 x Stockton, 1 x Darlington, 1 x Hartlepool
£18,289 - £22,386
14 Aug 2019
16 Aug 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

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This charity is motivated to help those hardest to reach realise their full potential. Join them at the heart of it.

Navigator (Project Worker)
Reference 19/WS/10
£18,289 - £22,386
3 FTE posts available
1 x Stockton, 1 x Darlington, 1 x Hartlepool

Step Forward Tees Valley is an exciting programme jointly funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund which is indicative to end on June 2022. Working in partnership with voluntary and community sector delivery partners who are specialists in employment, financial and digital inclusion and volunteering, Step Forward Tees Valley supports long term unemployed people into or towards employment.

As a Navigator, you will manage a caseload of Step Forward Tees Valley participants and provide 1:1 support, helping them overcome barriers to employment and/or training. Responsible for comprehensive assessment and action planning of participants to assess motivation, and barriers to employment. Working closely with participants and referring into the partnership, Navigators will be responsible for supporting them through every stage of their journey, addressing barriers preventing engagement and introducing activities to support progression.

Essential skills:

  • Exceptional people and communication skills
  • Experience of undertaking caseload management on employability programmes
  • A proven track record in achieving employment and training outcomes

What does this organisation offer you?

They offer benefits including:

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Up to 32 days (pro rata) annual leave per year

The closing date for completed applications is noon on the Friday 16th August 2019
Interviews for these posts will take place on Tuesday 27th August 2019


To find out 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 for this position.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification (available on the employer's website) prior to applying for this position. Our client understands the importance of ensuring all their service users are safe from harm and is committed to following guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and good working practices, including the safe recruitment of workers.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form (available on the employer's website), including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date, as you will not be contacted by any other means.

No agencies please.