Would you like to work closely with a caseload to support Service Users back into paid work?
WDP are delivering a large IPS employment service contract in West London, where a team of 10 staff will support over 700 job starts with individuals affected by substance misuse.
IPS (Individual Placement & Support) is a proven system based around working intensively and exclusively on securing employment.
We are looking for an Employment Specialist (ES) to join our IPS Team. Working to monthly targets, you will closely support a group of clients back into work. You will be dynamic and driven to secure the best outcomes for your caseload.
Salary band of £26,000 - £32,000 per annum
Fixed term – 12 months (with a possible extension)
37.5 hours per week
We are looking for an employment specialist to join our team working in Westminster/Kensington and Chelsea and supporting the other Boroughs in West London.
Why Should You Apply?
A new challenge
Do you want a career in IT with a leading substance misuse charity?
An opportunity has arisen to join WDP’s IT team as an IT Support Officer. This diverse and exciting role will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to develop and enhance their knowledge and skills. You will become involved in a broad range of activities and tasks to ensure the efficient maintenance of IT services across the organisation.
This role will provide 1st/2nd and 3rd line IT support including project coordination and IT administration. To ensure high standards of customer service by supporting staff and WDP services with a range of IT related requests via the helpdesk ticket system including the following:
The ideal person will have experience of working in an IT environment and able to demonstrate the ability to prioritise and organise their workload. The successful candidate will work closely with a variety of internal and external stakeholders, requiring a personable and accessible approach to communication skills and the ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships.
Working knowledge of Windows Azure/WVD environment, ITIL and project management qualifications are desirable.
As well as above, we are seeking to appoint an individual who can also bring WDP’s core values to the role:
1. Entrepreneurial – you will be driven to facilitate WDP’s expansion and bring innovative ideas to help achieve this.
2. In partnership – you will be a team player and liaise effectively with other WDP staff and partner organisations
3. Strong belief in service users – you will be ambitious for those we help, and this will come across strongly in your practice with service users
4. Community focussed – you will provide and shape services that serve the whole community