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Building Better Opportunites: Towards Work - Work Coach (Derbyshire)


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Derventio Housing Trust are a delivery partner for Building Better Opportunities: Towards Work Strand. This exciting programme in the D2N2 LEP area aims to combat the root causes of poverty, promote social inclusion, challenge long-term unemployment and empower socially excluded people. This project is jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund.

Working as part of a team, you will provide a high quality service to support unemployed and economically inactive people in Amber Valley, Erewash, Derbyshire Dales and High Peak towards and into work.

To motivate disadvantaged participants and support them to achieve their goals.

The successful candidate will:

  • be self-motivated and confident and looking for a unique challenge
  • have excellent local knowledge of employability services and the labour market
  • have excellent local knowledge of benefits, including in-work benefits
  • have a driving licence and access to a vehicle for work
  • have high level IT skills and knowledge and literacy
  • be efficient and have good attention to detail.

Renumeration packages commensurate with level of experience

All candidates must be prepared to undergo a DBS check

To Apply

Download the documents below and return your completed application form to You can also request an application pack by ringing 01332 292776 and asking for HR. Closing date 9am Monday 5 March 2018.

Person Specification

Programme Information

Job Description

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Guidance to Recruitment, Jobs and Careers

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Application For Employment

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