Job Coach

We are looking for a Job Coach to join our friendly team at Guildford. The successful candidate will:

  • Support young people with SEND who are on the Employability programmes within the Supported Learning Department at Guildford College and their employers to coach the young people towards permanent sustained employment.
  • The role of the Job Coach is to act as an ambassador for young people with SEND in the economic community and promote their abilities and potential positive contribution to the working population.
  • To liaise with key employers and identify potential work for young people with special needs, matching to young people’s skills and potential. To liaise with the curriculum teams to provide pre training, on the job training and support for young people and employers, liaising with tutors as appropriate. To progress young people to Supported Internships/Employment wherever possible.
  • To diligently record learners progress using identified paperwork and compete the necessary health and safety paperwork to ensure the workplace is compliant in meeting the Colleges’ minimum standard and is a safe environment for the learner.

This role will be 37 hours per week, 40 weeks term time only. 

About us

Activate Learning are a forward thinking, successful education group whose mission is to provide talent for business.   Transforming lives through our learning philosophy.

We are a group of seven further education colleges, six schools, an apprenticeship provider and business school. We run four colleges in Saudi Arabia and are working in other international markets such as China, India, South Africa and South East Asia to export our award-winning Learning Philosophy to other education providers. We serve approximately 30,000 students across our group each year.

Activate Learning are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment.

NO AGENCY applications will be accepted.

To apply, please complete an application form or attach a CV and send to the email address below, with 'College Jobs' as the subject.