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Specialist Support Worker – Now Hiring!

January 5, 2022

Norfolk Community College

 An exciting opportunity has arisen at DIAL Great Yarmouth for a Specialist Support Worker to join the Norfolk Community College project. The Norfolk Community College Project is part of the Building Better Opportunities programme and is funded by the European Social Fund and National Lottery Community Fund to help unemployed adults in Norfolk back into training and employment. This programme aims to make positive contribution to New Anglia LEP’s objective to promote social inclusion and combat poverty.

To support delivery of the project we are now recruiting for the following position, which will work across West Norfolk.

 

 Specialist Support Worker

                                                                                                                                

Employer: DIAL Great Yarmouth (Charity No 299909)

Status: Fixed term contract to June 2023

Hours of work: 25.5 per week

Salary: £15,160 per annum

Leave entitlement: 24 days per annum (pro rata) plus public holidays.

 

The Specialist Support worker will work with local communities so that adults who are furthest away from the labour market can overcome barriers preventing their involvement in further education, training and employment. A key part of the role is to provide support, advice, guidance and advocacy to individuals and families across a range of agendas including, money, debt and budgeting, benefits and housing issues whilst supporting them to achieve their ambitions and take progressive steps towards employment. As this exciting project requires working from key community venues across West Norfolk and meeting people where they are, a full driving licence will be essential.

 

For further details or an informal discussion please contact Daniel Hastings, Project Manager dhastings@dial-greatyarmouth.org.uk

Applications can be made on the DIAL website Careers | Current Job Vacancies | DIAL Great Yarmouth (dial-greatyarmouth.org.uk). Alternatively, to request an application form please call 01493 856900 or email info@dial-greatyarmouth.org.uk All applications should be returned on or before the closing date to: info@dial-greatyarmouth.org.uk or you may post your application to:

Daniel Hastings

DIAL Great Yarmouth

Kingside Enterprise Hub

26/27 King Street

Great Yarmouth

NorfolkNR30 2NZ

 

NB CV applications will not be accepted.

Closing date: 09:00 Monday 10th January 2021 If successful, applicants will be invited to interviews week commencing 17th January 2022.

 

DIAL is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from an equal opportunities policy and applications from all parts of the community are welcomed.  DIAL is an equal opportunities employer. DIAL is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share that commitment.  Training will be provided. 

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