Employment Advisor – Oldham

Location : Greater Manchester

Salary : Starting at £24,900 per annum

Have you got experience of working with people?

Would you like to get paid for helping others into work? Would you like a job that is rewarding and gives you a sense of achievement daily?

If so, we have the perfect role for you with a basic starting salary of £24,900 plus Benefits

As a Employment Advisor you will be responsible for helping people who have been out of work for at least 12 months find sustainable employment. You will manage a caseload of participants and will understand each participant’s individuals needs to help plan the support they require to get back to work.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Building effective and positive relationships daily.
  • Challenging your Participants to identify and overcome any potential barriers and help put realistic targets in place for them to meet to ensure you get a sustainable outcome.
  • Ensuring participants have an up to date and professional CV, supporting statement and covering letter, tailored appropriately for each application.
  • Provide job search support, guiding participants to register on appropriate jobs boards and ensuring their digital profiles are up to date and visible to employers.
  • Support participants in preparing for job interviews, conducting mock interviews and assessment activity.
  • Meet all monthly performance targets and key performance indicators.

Please note full training will be given if you are successful.

Experience Required:

  • Working in a fast paced, evolving environment with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Working in a performance target driven environment, with KPIs
  • You can communicate, persuade, influence, and listen to others.
  • You must be computer literate and be able to input data accurately
  • You must have a working knowledge of Microsoft tools e.g., Word and Excel.

Not only do we offer a fantastic basic salary we also offer other benefits including;

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Private medical care
  • Company pension
  • Online discount shopping
  • Additional leave for personal development and community volunteering
  • The opportunity to buy extra perks such as extra annual leave, critical illness cover, dental insurance, discounted gym membership, wellbeing services and more.


About us

Part of international human services provider, APM Group, Ingeus is all about people and our mission is to enable better lives. We specialise in creating and delivering employment, health, justice, and youth services. Every day our teams across the UK help people improve their employment, skills, and wellbeing. We’re purpose-led, passionate and proud to work with our colleagues, customers and communities to drive social change.

At Ingeus, we value diversity and inclusion and actively encourage applications from everyone, including those that are underrepresented in our workforce. We promote equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment, including a positive working environment. We are a Disability Confident Leader, a Mindful Employer, a Stonewall Champion, and we’re committed to the Armed Forces Covenant.

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