Employment Support Worker Job Opening at Clarion Housing Group

Are you passionate about supporting, advising and guiding people to help them find employment?

An exciting opportunity has arisen with Clarion Futures for an exceptional Employment Support Officer to join the team.

As a key member of our team, you will work in our communities across Sussex and Hampshire. Although based out of our Leatherhead office, this is a hybrid work role (time spent working both from home and in local community settings). You will provide high quality advice and guidance to ensure our clients have the skills to enter employment, as well as help them identify the issues they face so they can make informed decisions about their future .

You will take pleasure in understanding the needs of your clients and developing individual action plans with them, setting clear and achievable goals to support them in the training.

We will look to you to support your clients by offering a range of interventions including employability, confidence and motivation workshops, and job clubs. You will also need to provide job search advice and access to additional employment support.

You will have a natural ability to establish and maintain trust and will be able to demonstrate an organized and methodical approach in recording and monitoring results against agreed objectives. You will have or work towards obtaining a relevant qualification in counseling and guidance or coaching.

Your duties will include:

  • Provide ongoing support to residents who obtain employment through regular work support interventions.

  • Use a variety of techniques to diagnose clients’ need for assistance, referring to specialists when necessary to help them overcome obstacles and achieve their personal goals.

  • Provide work support to all clients who have recently found employment.

This is a fantastic opportunity to use your vast skills and experience to really make a difference in the lives of our residents.

Closing Date: Tuesday May 17, 2022 at midnight

For more details on this job opening, please click “Apply” or visit our website.

Applicants must be able to travel from region to region as required.

This position is subject to an extensive criminal record check.

You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this position; Clarion is unable to offer visa sponsorship. You are required to reside in the UK for the duration of your employment.

Clarion Futures Contracts

Clarion Futures is the charitable foundation of Clarion Housing Group. Our mission is to provide support, skills and opportunity to Clarion residents nationwide, transforming lives and communities.

We exist to maximize opportunities for our residents, providing people with the tools and support they need to overcome their challenges, from employment and financial support to youth and community programs.