Career Advisor/Careers Support Assistant

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  • Salary:
    £10.40 - £14.00 / Hour
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  • Posted:
    1 week ago
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  • Deadline:
    August 12, 2021

~ Career Advisor/Careers Support Assistant ~

Spencer Clarke Group are working in partnership with Sheffield City Council to appoint 1x Careers Advisor & 5x Career Support Assistants to their NEETS Service.

9 – 12 month agency contract with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis.

Full Time & Part Time Positions. (37 Hours per week)

Location – Sheffield Areas.

Rate of Pay – £10.41+ per hour – Higher rates can be negotiated for more experienced candidates.

About the Roles

Support Assistants (x5 required);

  • The key job task within the role will be to phone young people to make contact and offer support finding education, work or training.
  • For many young people, we will not have regular contact so home visits will be needed (maybe 70% of the role will be conducting home visits).
  • The home visits will be door step visits to gather information / contact details and then signpost to our advisers.
  • The assistants will not be required to enter the family home.

Advisors (x1 required);

  • This will involve working within community settings – home visits, schools, colleges, community centres etc. to provide information, advice and guidance support to young people who are unemployed.
  • This will involve holding a caseload of young people.
  • There will also be a significant amount of remote working involved which will involve phone/email support for young people and families, attendance at online professionals meetings etc.

Job Requirements

  • Eligibility to work in the UK. (Passport or Working Visa)
  • Enhanced DBS & Barred list check. (Children & Adults)
  • Level 4 IAG Qualified or working towards.
  • Reference Contact Details covering the last five years. (Names, numbers and email addresses)

Stay Connected!

Here at Spencer Clarke Group we provide workers with their own dedicated and experience consultant who provide extensive market knowledge!

  • As a First Tier Supplier across many local authorities nationwide, you will have access to jobs earlier than other agencies.
  • Market leading referrals of up to £500
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency workers

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply, please send a copy of your most recent CV to and contact Dane on 01772 954 200 as soon as possible.