Employability Support Worker

Better Lives Partnership
Part Time
Dependent on future funding
£11.28 per hour (FTE: £20,529 PA)


1. To work with other staff and clients to remove any barriers to progression by accessing appropriate services and funding.

2. To work within the context of each person’s individual circumstance; specifically taking into account the needs of individuals, vulnerable dependents and families and accessing specialist support as required.

3. To support the Employability Team Officer in delivering an operational service for The Bridge to Employment Project in Stranraer; this may take the form of supporting in classes, to creating resources; to the planning and delivery of sessions and courses.

4. To offer on-going one to one guidance and support to ensure progression is sustained and ensuring transitional arrangements are appropriate to each individual.

5. To work in partnership to provide further support, advice and assistance to respond positively to the needs of individual clients.

6. To provide curricular support, personal support and supervision for children and young people.

For an Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification or for further details please email:-info@betterlivespartnership.org.uk.

For an informal conversation about the post, please email Karen O’Rourke (Team Officer – Wigtownshire) on korourke@betterlivespartnership.org.uk or call 01776 705382.