Trainee Employment Advisor



Minimum Wage appropriate to applicants’ age (£4.20 – £7.83 per hour)

Full time role:

37 per week – fixed term contract until 31 December 2019

Oasis Community Housing works with young people who are often a long way from the job market. Talent Match North East, funded by the National Lottery through the National Lottery Community Funded Talent Match Programme, works across all of Oasis Community Housing’s projects and beyond, to provide coaching, advice and bespoke support to help young people in Gateshead overcome individual barriers to employment, identify their skills, potential and ambition and find work that matches this. We are recruiting a Trainee Employment Advisor for our Talent Match programme.

This is a trainee post to learn and develop as an employment advisor who provides high quality support, guidance and mentoring to young people aged 18-25 accessing the Talent Match Programme. You will work initially in a job shadowing capacity with an experienced job coach.  You will observe them working in a collaborative way with the young people to drive transformational change by using their expertise, skills and a wide range of strategies to positively challenge and overcome the barriers to assist the young person in their personal journey towards employment.

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Closing date for applications 9am on Thursday 21st February 2019


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Download an Application Form, and send to or Recruitment, Oasis Community Housing, 11 Walker Terrace, Gateshead, NE8 1EB.