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Volunteer Employability Coach

Employability coach – volunteer

Employability Coach Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to support the delivery of the Work and Health Programme, an employability programme that supports individuals into sustainable employment.

We’re looking for people who can offer our participants support with a wide range of work related skills:

  • Application support
  • Job club support
  • Interview practice and preparation
  • Identifying transferable skills and building individuals confidence to find work
  • Practical skills, such as basic IT, effective communication and being organised

You will be able to share your expert knowledge and experience with our participants and support them in their journey back to work.

About You

You will have:

  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Patience and empathy
  • Happy to work with groups of vulnerable adults.
  • You are motivated and keen to support individuals who are facing a range of barriers.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Able to travel to one of our sites in East Sussex – Newhaven, Eastbourne or Hastings

We ask for people to commit to a minimum of 4 hours volunteering per month. We will pay for reasonable travel expenses.

You will be provided an induction and training to help you in the role.

For more information please contact:

jo.mitchell@sussexcommunity.org.uk

07522238047