Life Skills Coach

  • Company:
    adullam
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Education & Teaching

Location: Chesterfield Hours: 18.75 Salary: 8,775 Reference: 20/20 Person Specification/Job Description Description We have a new and exciting opportunity for a part time Life Skills Coach within our restructured Childrens services in Derbyshire. The aim of the services is deliver high quality accommodation and support to children in care, care leavers and young people. To be successful in the role as a Life Skills Coach you will have experience of working with young people, specifically care leavers, and experience of managing issues that they may present. You will have knowledge and experience of working with other relevant agencies and the ability to form positive relationships and engage with the young people to develop independent living skills and fulfil their potential. A full list of responsibilities can be found on the role profile and person specification, but you will also have sound written and verbal communication skills and a commitment to achieve positive outcomes; proven IT skills together with great organisational and time management abilities. If youre the kind of person who can relate to our values of integrity and fairness, valuing the individual and striving for excellence and can help others to help themselves, youll gain a great deal from working with us. In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes; starting salary of 8,336 rising to 8,775 after successful probation period; 5 weeks holiday (excluding bank holidays) rising to 6 weeks after service; additional days holiday per year available based on attendance; Westfield Heath Cash Plan; Death in service policy; pension scheme; enhanced sick pay, enhanced maternity pay and paternity pay. As a values based organisation all employees contribute to the maintenance and development of our values, culture and ethos by articulating and demonstrating them to build a staff culture where every person feels empowered and valued. We have recently been re-awarded the Investors in People Silver award. Adullam was formed in 1972 and we are a not for profit organisation working in the community with vulnerable and excluded people from a diverse range of backgrounds providing support through a variety of high quality housing, support and advice services. To apply, send your CV with a covering letter detailing how you meet the role criteria to careers@adullam.org.uk. The closing date is 9am, Monday 23rd March 2020 This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check At Adullam we celebrate diversity and offer opportunities for all the only difference we see is the difference you can make. Adullam Homes Housing Association Limited is a charitable Community Benefit Society registered with the Financial Conduct Authority Register Number 20853R