Employment Specialist ( IPS )

  • Location

    Sandwell, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Employment Related Services

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  • Salary:

    Up to £25000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lesley Price

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    10 months

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Employment Specialist IPS Project

Fixed term until March 2020

£ 25000 per year pro rata

Sandwell area of Birmingham

My client is a charity that supports disabled and disadvantaged people by helping them to make positive changes to their lives through training and employment.

CMD Recruitment are supporting this progressive charity with their recruitment of two IPS Specialist Employment advisors to work in the Sandwell area of Birmingham

The successful candidate will be embedded in primary care and community health teams.

You will deliver employment support in paralell to the trearment being delivered by the NHS and clinical teams

You will have a caseload of around 30 service users and assist them to obtain and sustain employment following the 8 principles of the IPS model

If you have experience of working in Employment Related Services and with the long term unemployed who have complex barriers then this role will be of interest

If you have experience of working with service users with ill mental health and committed to supporting people into work then please do get in touch

Please do get in touch for a confidential conversation