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Employment Coach – HI

Contract: Permanent 
Closing date: Flexible  
Interview date: TBC

We are seeking an experienced and compassionate BSL Employment Coach to provide personalized pre and post career guidance and job support to clients in Leeds area who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. In this role, you will conduct outreach to identify potential participants, build rapport through one-on-one coaching, assess vocational interests and abilities, and create tailored action plans to set clients on a path to employment success.

As part of the role you will:

  • Assisting with CV and cover letter drafting
  • Interview preparation
  • Relationship building with local disability organisations to receive referrals and drive program registration
  • Maintaining detailed client records, track progress and report metrics

To be successful for this post, you will have the following experience:

  • Working with people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, in a 1-1 or group capacity
  • An understanding of the barriers faced by people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and how these can be overcome
  • British Sign Language Level 3 or native BSL user
  • Sound knowledge of Safeguarding, GDPR and Risk Assessments

Apply now

To apply for this role, you can email your CV to us with a supporting statement, apply online or complete our application form and email this to us. If you are Deaf, we welcome applications in BSL. Find out more here.