Community Renewal
Community Renewal

Charity registered in Scotland SC043684

Community Renewal is a social enterprise and registered charity that works to build community, improve quality of life and alleviate poverty by engaging individuals and families and supporting them to achieve sustainable employment, improved health and to become more involved in their community. Since 2003 we have worked in 12 neighbourhoods in Scotland, conducted over 30,000 listening conversations, supported almost 4,000 people into work and 3,500 to take up health improvement services. Around sixty new groups and community organisations have been established and of the 12 neighbourhoods that we have worked in, 4 have datazones that have come out of the 15% most deprived. The current income of the organisation is just over £1m per annum.

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Benefits Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • East Edinburgh
  • Closing 5th April 2019

Community Renewal is a social enterprise and registered charity that works to build community, improve quality of life and alleviate poverty by engaging individuals and families and supporting them to achieve sustainable employment, improved health and to become more involved in their community.

The role of Benefits Support Worker is to support the Local Conversations Project Lead.

The role will combine effective leadership of current projects and contracts ensuring they operate and deliver on targets as well as pursuing the broader company strategy of embedding existing projects within their respective neighbourhoods and supporting in the development of new initiatives.

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Employer Engagement Officer

  • Full time
  • £20,000 – £27,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th March 2019

Exciting opportunity for experienced Employment Caseworkers and Employer Engagement Officers to work with us delivering a brand-new employability service throughout Edinburgh.

Community Renewal is a social enterprise and registered charity that works to build community, improve quality of life and alleviate poverty by engaging individuals and families and supporting them to achieve sustainable employment, improved health and to become more involved in their community.

Community Renewal leads a consortium which delivers the Edinburgh Targeted and Integrated Employment Service (ETIES) across Edinburgh, to support stages 4 - 5 of the Scottish Strategic Skills Pipeline. ETIES aims to help people in Edinburgh help themselves towards better working lives in well-paid jobs. Our target group is people unhappy with their low-paid or insecure (including in "gig-economy") and people who are currently between jobs (i.e. less than 6 months unemployed). You will need to:

  1. find and register eligible people, including marketing the service, engaging people through community engagement and engaging people in their workplace;
  2. provide holistic case management, including listening to their needs and introducing people to additional/alternate support; and
  3. coordinate within the team to engage employers effectively to help create/secure good, well-paid jobs for people.

You will need to rigorously and accurately record details of potential registrations, registrations, assessments, activities and outcomes using Caselink. You will be working collaboratively with our consortium partners and other local partners. Due to the client group, evening and/or Saturday work may be required. Outreach work will be required.

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Community Employment Caseworker (2 full-time & 1 part-time 22.5 hours)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £23,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th May 2019

*Previous applicants need not apply*

Exciting opportunity for experienced Employment Caseworkers and Employer Engagement Officers to work with us delivering a brand-new employability service throughout Edinburgh.

Community Renewal is a social enterprise and registered charity that works to build community, improve quality of life and alleviate poverty by engaging individuals and families and supporting them to achieve sustainable employment, improved health and to become more involved in their community.

Community Renewal leads a consortium which delivers the Edinburgh Targeted and Integrated Employment Service (ETIES) across Edinburgh, to support stages 4 - 5 of the Scottish Strategic Skills Pipeline. ETIES aims to help people in Edinburgh help themselves towards better working lives in well-paid jobs. Our target group is people unhappy with their low-paid or insecure (including in "gig-economy") and people who are currently between jobs (i.e. less than 6 months unemployed). You will need to:

  1. find and register eligible people, including marketing the service, engaging people through community engagement and engaging people in their workplace;
  2. provide holistic case management, including listening to their needs and introducing people to additional/alternate support; and
  3. coordinate within the team to engage employers effectively to help create/secure good, well-paid jobs for people.

You will need to rigorously and accurately record details of potential registrations, registrations, assessments, activities and outcomes using Caselink. You will be working collaboratively with our consortium partners and other local partners. Due to the client group, evening and/or Saturday work may be required. Outreach work will be required.

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