Deaf Action's Employability Service has been running since January 2016 and they are now seeking an additional person to join their busy team. Working area will cover Edinburgh and Lothian and Fife (Tayside occasionally) Office base: Edinburgh or Kirkcaldy to suit successful applicant. The post is currently funded until December 2019.
This role is both interesting and varied and you would work in close co-operation with colleagues in the team. Key aspects of the role are to support and develop unemployed deaf adults aged 25+ to gain employability skills through the delivery of high quality person-centre support including 1-1 work and delivering employability workshops. The emphasis on this post is working with Deafened/HOH people, however working with deaf people may also be required depending on the needs of the service.
The closing date for applications is Monday 20 November 2017 at 5pm and interviews will be held on Monday 04 December 2017. For an informal discussion about this post please contact either Susan Gibson by e-mail: [email protected], Katharine Jackson - [email protected] or Mark McMillan - [email protected].
Application packs are available from Lisa Roy, 49 Albany Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3QY, by telephone: 0131 556 3128, fax: 0131 557 8283, textphone: 0131 557 0419, SMS 07775 620757 or e-mail: [email protected]