West of England Works Team Leader

Developing Health & Independence
NJC Point 23-29 (£26,999-£32,029)
Contract Type: 
Full Time
37.5 hours per week
Contract Details: 
Fixed Term Contract (30th June 2022)
Details of Role: 

DHI are excited to be recruiting a new team to provide education and training support across Bristol, South Glos, Bath and North East Somerset. We’re looking to recruit a WoEW Team Leader.

DHI is an award winning charity that challenges social exclusion by supporting people to achieve their potential and contribute to the richness and well-being of their community. We are looking for applicants who will share our passion for our values, and our commitment to our client groups and our local communities.

This is a key post which will complement DHI’s existing services and support to people who are socially excluded. The post is funded by and will contribute to the delivery of wider partnership objectives under the Building Better Opportunities (BBO)/West of England Works (WoEW) programme which is managed by Weston College.

The team will support adults who are not in education, employment or training due to multiple and complex needs and/or access barriers. DHI team will focus primarily on supporting clients with a history of substance misuse and/or homelessness. DHI Employment & Skills Workers will work across DHI’s drug and alcohol treatments services, housing services and social prescribing programmes.

The Employment & Skills Team will be responsible for providing tailored and effective assessment, support planning and interventions to meet the identified education, training or employment (ETE) needs and goals of clients who face multiple barriers to accessing education, training and/or employment opportunities.

If you’ve got experience of working with people and share DHI’s values of self-direction, stimulation and zest for life, please get in touch.

If you’d like to know more about the role, please contact Rhiannon Holder, Service Manager (01454 868 750) for an informal discussion.

Closing Date: 
Friday, 28 February, 2020 - 12:00
How to Apply: 
Contact Person: 
Linnea Hennersten
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
01225 478730
Postal Address: 
15/16 Milsom Street Bath BA1 1DE