Job Vacancy: Supported Internships Job Coach, Sefton – Imagine Independence (37.5 Hours per week – Full/part time) (Closing 12pm, 4th August 2017)

Job Title:                  Supported Internships Job Coach, Sefton
Grade:                       £18,024.00 Pro-rata
Duration:                 September 2017 – June 2018 (TBC)
Hours:                       37.5 hours per week – part time  to full time
Contract:                  Temporary
Closing date:          12pm, 4th August 2017

Job Role

You will support young people with Special Educational Needs or a Learning Difficulty/Disability accessing the Supported Internship Program. The support will take place in the workplace which has been put in place by Southport and Hugh Baird Colleges, and will be tailor-made to the individual’s needs, while maintaining their dignity and self-respect. You will work closely with the employer/employees to maintain the quality of the placement. Wherever possible, the young person will move into paid employment at the end of the programme.

About the Charity

Imagine Independence is all about promoting independence. They work together with people with mental health issues and other challenges so they can live a full and independent life. Many of the people they engage with have lots that they can contribute to their community. They work to help them have decent housing, employment, fulfilling leisure activities, good health and a respected place in society.

For more information and to download an application form and full job description follow the link below;