Job Coach – Supported Internships

Job Roles:
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Other Subjects
West Midlands
Contract Term:
Fixed Term
Salary Description:
up to £23,175 pro rata, actual salary up to £13,838.83 per annum
1st Aug 2018
Start Date:
Solihull College and University Centre
Job Ref:

Applications are invited for the post of a Supported Internships Job Coach based at our Blossomfield Campus and at local employers.

The role is to provide coaching, support and guidance to young people with learning disabilities. You will support interns to learn their placement tasks and provide the necessary coaching, training and encouragement to succeed. You will work closely with mentors on the host site to ensure they are supported and can confidently manage and train their intern. You will facilitate their progression into paid employment by supporting interns to make direct contact with employers and by carrying out your own employer engagement.

We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, with experience of supporting people with disabilities as well as providing information, advice and guidance. You will need to have high expectations of people with learning disabilities and have excellent coaching skills. You will need to be an excellent networker with the ability to build and retain partnerships both internally and externally and have good problem solving and negotiation skills.

This position is initially a fixed term contract for 1 year and will be reviewed at the end of this period.

Closing date: Monday 27th August 2018

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Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Solihull College and University Centre
Tel: 0121 678 7056
Contact: Human Resources

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