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 East Norfolk.
Specialist Support Worker
Employer: DIAL Great Yarmouth (Charity No 299909)
Status: Fixed term contract to 30th September 2022 (with the possibility of extension to June 2023 subject to funding)
Hours of work: 30 per week
Salary: £17,840 per annum
Leave entitlement: 20 days per annum 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.
For further details or an informal discussion please contact Daniel Hastings, Project Manager firstname.lastname@example.org
For application forms and a full job description please see our website DIAL (dial-greatyarmouth.org.uk) or call 01493 856900.
All applications should be returned on or before the closing date to: email@example.com or you may post your application to:
DIAL Great Yarmouth
Kingside Enterprise Hub
26/27 King Street
NB CV applications will not be accepted
Closing date: 5/5/21
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.