Closing Date: 04/11/2021
Contract: Permanent, Full Time (39 hours per week)
Contact Person: Helen Smith
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Tel: +44797146793
Unity Works Creating Opportunities, Showcasing Talent
Unity Works is a specialist not-for-profit service dedicated to supporting people with a learning disability and autism to gain skills, achieve qualifications and secure jobs, so they can reach their full potential.
About The Role
We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to be responsible for the efficient implementation and monitoring of our Employment & Learning contracts across London with a focus on quality to ensure people with a learning disability and autism secure and sustain employment. You will be supervising your own team of Employment and Job Coaches.
You will work to raise the profile of work and specialist service offer and awareness of benefits of employing someone with a learning disability through multi-agency working, liaison with commissioners /partners/attendance at network events to ultimately enable Unity Works to support more people.
We are looking for candidates with a commitment to improving the lives of adults with a learning disability is essential for the role, as well as a flexible, innovative and person-centred approach. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of the needs of people with learning disabilities in relation to securing and keeping employment.
To succeed in this role you will have the energy to engage with employers, partners including DWP to build productive working relationships and empower people to reach their potential. We offer a range of attractive staff benefits, including generous holiday allowance, childcare vouchers and great development opportunities.