Skills Coach (Vision Project) based at AMH New Horizons, Newry

Closing date: 
22 May 2017
Skills Coach (Vision Project) based at AMH New Horizons, Newry 35 hours per week Salary £21,000 to £23,500 per annum Reference SCN 5/17

The overall purpose of the post is to support the recovery of individuals with mental ill health and Aspergers Syndrome through the effective planning and delivery of accredited employability, personal development and vocational programmes which will meet their individual needs and prepare them for progression towards further education, training or employment.

Essential criteria includes:-

  • Educated to QCF level 2 (including GCSE Maths and English grades A*-C) or equivalent
  • Relevant  QCF Level 3 qualification
  • Paid work experience in a mental health or other relevant setting
  • Evidence of delivering training in a group setting
  • Experience of delivering training to a recognised accredited standard e.g. NVQ, OCN, OCR etc.
  • Current full driving licence, valid in the UK and access to a car on appointment or access to a form of transport which will permit them to carry out the duties and requirements of the post in full