In Work Support Lead-Restart

Birmingham | Other

In Work Support Lead - Restart

Birmingham City Centre

Full Time, Permanent

£25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits

 

 

Our Restart scheme provides support to citizens, from supporting the unemployed into sustainable work, to upskilling those with low or no vocational skills, so they can progress in work. At Serco we are committed to supporting economic recovery post-Covid and are proud to be able to support the government's Plan for Jobs. Along with our partners we are delighted to have been selected by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) to deliver the Restart employability programme.

 

As part of our Restart programme, we will support participants on their journey to finding sustainable employment, enabling them to progress towards a more secure future. The Restart programme will help people who have been unemployed for between 12 and 18 months get back into work, including those whose prospects for securing employment have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. 

 

 

As In Work Support Lead you will provide effective in work support to Serco's operations team delivering Restart as well providing support to Restart participants coming into the delivery centre and via telephone. You will strictly adhere to the guidelines in accordance with the programme's requirements and Serco' policies and procedures.

 

 

 

 

What you'll need to do the role

 

You will have excellent organisational skills, exceptional attention to detail, experience in providing excellent customer service and will be able to input supporting data at speed and with a high degree of accuracy.

You will also have experience of influencing stakeholders and have previously worked in a faced paced, target driven environment. Ideally this will have been in the employability sector however sales experience in any environment will also be considered.

 

 

 

What we offer

  • Salary £25,000 - £30,000

  • Up to 6% contributory pension scheme

  • A range of benefits to support the health and wellbeing of you and your family such as Employee Assistance Programme, Thrive App, Simply Health Plans, Annual Leave Purchase Scheme and more

  • Access to a huge range of discounts and exclusive deals such as Merlin Attractions, Mobile Phone discounts, Cinema discounts, Leisure and Hospitality discounts

  • A fantastic culture and supportive team where you'll get the chance to make a positive difference in a company passionate about diversity and inclusion 

  • Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.

  • Interesting and enjoyable work

  • Committed to professional and personal development with a wide range of training and coaching opportunities to expand your capabilities

 

About Serco
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 


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At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Gold Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.  For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.
 

At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.

 

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Expiry Date
01/06/2024 01:09:00
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