Full Job Description

Location: GW London Offices (Hounslow) / remote working arrangements

Contract: 1 Year FTC

Salary: £28,000

Hours: 37.5 per week


We are seeking a motivated and innovative Team Leader to work as part of the Restart team in Hounslow.

Our Employment & Skills team provides person-centre employment advice and support to thousands of people every year. Our work ranges from small local initiatives working with targeted groups to large-scale employment support programmes. We have a strong track record of achieving success, working in those areas that really need extra support, and of going the extra mile in inspiring people to think differently about their futures. One client told us: “I have been attending the job centre for the last decade and I have always felt that my age was a major restriction in me getting back into work. I was referred to Groundwork last year and straight away I started to see progress. I managed to secure an interview and a work trial for Tesco and about two weeks later started work. I can’t thank you enough”

Our Team Leader, RESTART is required to lead, develop, supervise and support a team of dedicated team of Employment Advisors delivering a range of quality employability support to local unemployed residents. You will inspire and ensure the effective monitoring & performance of the team to ensure targets are met; staff remain motivated and strong partnerships with stakeholders are maintained.

A qualification in Advice & Guidance would be advantageous.

Key requirements: Please contact us if you have:

  • The experience to motivate your team and come up with solutions to get things done, including creating new ways of working to meet changing needs
  • Manage a cycle of reporting and deadlines so we meet the maximum number of the participants and clients we serve through our contracts by meeting our key targets
  • A passion for working within the employment and skills sector as part of the aim for communities to thrive and be sustainable through skills and training and to take part in their communities


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Job Description & Person Specification

This vacancy is available to internal Groundwork staff, volunteers, IAG clients, and external candidates, who have previously submitted a job application to Groundwork London.

To apply for this role, please complete the attached application form, quoting reference ‘985/TL’ to londonjobs@groundwork.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Midday Friday, 24th June 2022

Interview date: w/c 27th June 2022

For further information and to discuss the role please contact Janet via janet.watson-white@groundwork.org.uk with you questions and contacts.

Appointment to this role is subject to an appropriate level of records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) e.g. Enhanced

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

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