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Kingdom Housing Association Ltd - Senior Employability Officer
Created: 05/07/2022, Updated: 06/07/2022
Post: Senior Employability Officer
Hours: 36 per week
Salary: £37,650 to £43,023 per annum
Kingdom Housing Association (KHA) is the parent organisation within the Kingdom Group and is one of the leading providers of affordable housing in East Central Scotland. Our Kingdom Works Service aims to raise the employability skills of unemployed Fife residents. They offer their clients tailored support to find suitable routes into employment and training, careers information, advice and guidance. They work with a range of employers to develop customised packages to suit their business needs in order to recruit and train individuals.
They are looking to recruit a Senior Employability Officer who will manage, lead and develop specific employability projects within the Kingdom Works Service. You will provide support and direction to the team to maximise opportunities for target client groups and employers to identify, increase and utilise partnership links and funding opportunities.
You will be passionate about ensuring the best outcome for their clients and the service they provide. You will have experience of working in an employability service and be able to demonstrate knowledge of funding sources and compliance conditions. You will have project management experience and a proven background of collaborative working with external agencies, partner organisations and employers. You should have experience of line managing employees ensuring that they are motivated; feel supported and meet their objectives.
A variety of flexible and hybrid working arrangements such as flexible working hours, compressed hours, remote working including flexibility around where work is carried out.
For more information and to apply for the post please visit their website.
The interview process will be held on 31 August 2022. Kingdom is committed to contributing towards the eradication of homelessness. As part of that, they particularly welcome applications from people who are currently registered homeless or have been in the last 12 months. They will guarantee shortlisting to any applicant who meets that criteria and the essential criteria for the vacancy. If they offer you the role and you are homeless at that point, they will also offer you a tenancy in one of their properties as part of the Naumann Initiative.
If you wish your application to be considered under the scheme, please state this under "Supporting information" on your CV/Covering Letter. Scottish Charity No: SC000874.
Closing date for applications is Monday 08 August and the interview process will be held on Monday 31 August 2022.