CLOSED A Part Time (20 hours) Fixed-Term Post (6 Months) with the possibility of extension.
Salary £25,000 p.a Pro rata.
Oxford Wood Recycling (OWR) works with some of the most disadvantaged members of our community who would love to work, but face barriers to doing so. In this newly created and part-funded role the Employment and Development Worker will build on the organisation’s expertise and experience by developing a framework for volunteering and provide extra support with the goal of transforming the lives of our volunteers by moving them into employment.
We would love to meet you if you are a resourceful, enthusiastic, motivated person; currently available and passionate about addressing social injustice. You will have the skills and experience of working in coaching, mentoring or employment/recruitment, particularly with people facing significant barriers to employment. You may have experience of working in a mental health environment or a specialist employment agency, where your knowledge of the benefit system would be an advantage.
The role is Fixed term for 6 months, with 4 month’s funding secured, part funded through OWR’s trading and with further funding to be applied for, and a determination by the board of Trustees to make the position permanent.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a full job description and application criteria, putting ‘Employment Worker’ in the Subject line.
Application deadline 12pm Friday 12th April 2019.