Action on Disability are recruiting for a Supported Employment Coordinator for our supported Internship to support young people with learning disabilities into and at work.
The purpose of this role is to provide coaching, support and guidance to young people with learning disabilities. You will support interns to learn their placement tasks and provide the necessary coaching, training and encouragement to succeed. You will work closely with mentors at the host site – GSK to ensure they are supported and can confidently manage and train their intern. You will facilitate their progression into paid employment by supporting interns to make direct contact with employers and by carrying out your own employer engagement.
We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, with a thorough understanding of the social model of disability and high expectations of people with learning disabilities. You will need excellent problem solving and negotiation skills.
If you are interested in applying for this post please see pack below:
AoD Job Application Form
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