Impact Course Leader

£20,000 - £24,999
17 Jan 2021
16 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Impact Course Leader

Job type - Full time, FTC until August 2021

Salary - £21,327 - £23, 261 per annum

Hours - 20 hours per week (+ 5 hours paid lunch)

Location - Sandwell

Do you want to make a difference to young people’s lives, inspiring them to achieve and realise their true potential?

Then join Nacro with this exciting opportunity to deliver the Impact Programme to disadvantaged learners at the Nacro education centre in Sandwell.

The Impact Project is primarily concerned with the employment barriers facing young people aged 16-19 that are not in education, employment or training (NEET).

The employability skills included in this programme include the following:

CV's, application form filling techniques, job search and job matching techniques, interview techniques and mock interviews including with real employers.

Work skills may include programmes and activities relating to the following:

Team working, problem solving, timekeeping, workplace reality, appearance, presentation and communication.

Service providers are expected to liaise with the Impact Participants key worker/mentor to communicate progress and/or any issues.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the recruitment and delivery of a range of workshops focussing on employability skills and progression into further education or employment.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • To hold significant knowledge of how to engage and develop student’s vocational skills, through the delivery of entry level to level 2 qualifications, while embedding functional skills and ensuring that social development and personalised learning is achieved.
  • To risk assess and take the necessary actions in respect of any activities / engagement with service users including personal safety.
  • Actively engage with students in decisions that affect them, through involvement activities ranging from providing information, requesting feedback, consulting, to facilitating participation by the student.
  • Develop links with local employers to increase work placement opportunities for students.
  • Ensuring a planned programme is delivered to all students, monitoring learning programmes and monitoring students in work placements

Qualifications & experience required:
  • Level 2 English and Maths
  • Teaching qualification DET equivalent or working towards or above
  • Relevant industry experience.
  • IQA/Assessor qualification Desirable

Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications held.

A DBS check will be required for this role

Interviews will be held via zoom

Please Apply Online.