Guidance Worker (Part Time Opporunity)

  • Job Reference: 00023378-1
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wetherby, Leeds
  • Salary: £21,768 to £24,338
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19

Job Description

Looking for a career where you can change lives?

For more than two decades, Novus has been delivering education, training and employment opportunities to adults and young people in UK prisons.

Over the years we have built a reputation as an innovator in the fight to reduce re-offending rates by transforming people's lives through learning and skills.

We have a great opportunity at HMP Wealstun to join the education team as a Guidance Worker on a permanent, part time (16.5 hours per week) basis.

The closing date for this job advert is 21/10/2020 however sometimes the job advert may close early if we receive a good response!

In light of the recent coronavirus outbreak, to ensure we are keeping yourself and our colleagues safe, please be aware that interviews will be conducted via skype or off site.

The purpose of this role is to support and offer guidance and advice to learner's smooth transition through induction, time in custody and resettlement into the community.

To do this successfully you'll need to:

To hold level 3 information, advice and guidance qualification within an agreed timescale.

To hold level 2 qualifications in literacy and numeracy within an agreed timescale

Experience of contributing to an IAG service that meets quality standards

Must have experience of working in an IAG Role.

Must have relevant experience of conducting initial assessments and supporting learning of individuals and groups

Have experience of working with groups of learners with a range of abilities

To apply for this fantastic opportunity, please visit (url removed)/careers

Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the key responsibilities, key result areas and Qualifications/Skills and Experience detailed within the role profile.

In return you will benefit from an excellent package including - a favourable Pension scheme, Retail Discounts, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle to work scheme and Simply Health scheme.

Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. All roles are subject to job evaluation.

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