Values in Action Scotland (VIAS) is recruiting for the newly created post of Senior Lead Consultant (Job Coaching), based in Glasgow. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, this exciting opportunity will give the role holder the responsibility to lead on Triple E for VIAS, in becoming one of the top supported employment services in Scotland.
Values in Action Scotland is a Quality Improvement Service. Our vision is for a Scotland where people with learning disabilities and/or autism have the same opportunities as everyone else and are supported to achieve their goals. Through our comprehensive portfolio of job coaching, training, consultancy and evaluation services we build capacity of individuals and organisations to ensure that people with learning disabilities and/ or autism live great lives with all the support they need to achieve this.
With a strong background in supported employment and/or employability programmes, the successful candidate will be confident in their ability to deliver successful outcomes for Triple E clients. Previous experience of researching prospective employers to provide work placements and job opportunities for interns will be essential in meeting the high targets set by VIAS and Project SEARCH. The successful candidate will also have the ability to work with a range of stakeholders, demonstrating excellent interpersonal skills and an aptitude for building and nurturing successful partnerships. Ideally with experience of employment related funding sources and writing and submitting funding applications, candidates may also benefit from previous knowledge and understanding of issues and activities that relate to people with learning disabilities and/or autism.
What We Offer
We offer excellent training and development opportunities, competitive salary, contributory pension scheme and 32 days annual holiday (including bank holidays)
For further information or an informal discussion, please call Norma Curran on 0141 212 3395.
To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please ensure that in your CV you have covered all of the criteria as detailed in the person specification for this post. Applications close on Friday 27th January at 5pm.
Interviews are likely to take place on week commencing 5th February 2023.
Please ensure that in your CV and covering letter you have covered all of the criteria as detailed in the person specification for this post.