Charity registered in Scotland SC030186
Access to Industry was established in 2000 and is an award winning charity based in Edinburgh with a main objective of moving excluded people into further education and then onto employment. Access to Industry helps excluded people take steps towards employment by developing and delivering work focused education and training through partnership with key education and training providers. We support a number of key groups which include: - Youth and adult offenders, people with drug and alcohol dependency, young people who are out of work & young people leaving care.
You will offer specialised knowledge and support to EnCompass clients around their welfare rights, financial capabilities and benefit assessments. Providing people with information, advice and support around various levels of benefits, appeals, income maximisation and tribunals.
For further information about this role, please download the Application Pack below.
You will offer employability casework to clients through one to one support. You will engage clients in positive progression routes both in house through our Community College and skills based learning and externally. You will support the wider EnCompass team through development of in house courses and training to meet the needs of the clients.
To find out more about this role, please download the Application Pack below.
Based within Dundee you will work 1:1 with people towards employment but who face significant challenges because of a history of substance misuse and/or offending is compounding other barriers to progression. You will have a base but will work in outreach across the city. You will be establishing this new service for Access to Industry within the area and building key relationships with referring organisations.
Based within the communities of Edinburgh, East Lothian and Midlothian you will provide a mentoring service to women who are being liberated from custody and to women who are serving a community based sentence. You will establish a positive relationship with women and work one to one to support them to build capacity, enabling them to reintegrate positively within their community.
This is a diverse and multi-disciplinary role involving strong partnership working and effective communication skills.
The Shine partnership programme is led by Sacro. Access to Industry are a partner. This role is employed and managed by Access to Industry.