About the Restore Trust
The Restore Trust is a not for profit social enterprise that supports people access training and work opportunities. Our services aim to improve the quality of life of individuals and their communities by building confidence and resilience. All members of the community are welcome but particularly those who are often excluded from such opportunities due longstanding disadvantage including criminal records, poor housing, a disrupted education, health issues or long- term unemployment.
The Restore Trust works in partnership with the public, private and voluntary sectors to create social impact, contribute to positive social change and increase social inclusion. Restore specialises in supporting individuals with a criminal record find sustainable work.
We are currently recruiting for 2 specialist adviser roles. While the focus is on supporting individuals into learning, training or work, you will also provide signposting and general advice accessing a range of other services depending on the needs assessment of your client. These roles are mainly outreach based but will include supporting clients at our Community Hub in North Bristol (Gloucester Rd) where we also offer training. Some work in Prison may be required – we will apply for clearance on your behalf if necessary.
About the role
You will offer advice linked to a range of current contracts including National Careers Service, Careers Enhanced Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) and CFO 3 (HMPPS and ESF funded – criminality focussed).
You will be working with a wide range of clients from a variety of backgrounds and with individual needs. You will ensure that the services offered are high quality by continually reviewing and improving your own practice and working in partnership with a wide range of organisations from across the private, public, statutory and voluntary sectors.
Ideally you will possess an IAG qualification at level 4 or above. This is not essential as full training will be given. However, this would be a distinct advantage and will affect the starting salary.
The ideal candidate for this position will have
The Restore Trust can offer you:
Please send your CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role to Diane McAdam CEO by midnight 9.1.18: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to discuss the role informally prior to application - please call 0117 942 7000 (Please note our offices are closed 25.12.17 – 1.1.18).