Summary of role: As part of the Journey to Employment project (J2E) WECIL is recruiting for a Community Employment Specialist (CES). This role will provide a unique opportunity for a disabled person to support disabled people or those with health conditions into employment. The CES role will involve training delivery in the J2E Project, working alongside Job Coaches and Partnership Managers in the Jobcentre to promote the service, working with employers to build relationships and change attitudes towards employing disabled people as well as providing in-work support by offering mentoring and buddying support during the move into employment. WECIL offer excellent benefits that include pension, flexible working and 30 days annual leave a year (pro rata) plus Bank Holidays. We have also been awarded Investors in People Silver Standard.

Job tenure *: Part time

Annual salary/pro rata salary *: £21,711 - £25,623 pro rata

Link to full information on job/how to apply *: Please visit our website at for further information and an application form. Please note that WECIL does not accept applications by CV. Application packs are also available in accessible formats, please contact our Admin Supervisor to discuss any access needs by emailing: or telephone 0117 947 9911 (Mincom 0117 947 9912). Please note the post holder will be required to have/undergo a DBS check.

Application deadline (time, date) *: Friday 28th April 2017 at 12pm

Interviews to be held Week beginning Monday 8th May WECIL particularly encourages applications from under-represented groups (e.g. disabled people, people from black and minority ethnic groups, lesbians and gay men)