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Job Club Assistant

  • To connect with people who face barriers to gaining work whether new to work, changing their job or returning back to work.

  • To assist and support job hunters with ICT skills; such as sending emails to employers, searching online for job opportunities, uploading CV’s to job search websites and online recruitment agencies and creating and using Universal Job Match accounts.

  • To provide information, support and coaching in ICT skills according to the specific needs of Job Club users.

  • Supporting Job Club users in a way that will enhance their IT skills and improve their ability to search for, and apply for, appropriate vacancies.

     


Skills

  • An understanding and interest in issues relating to employment.

  • People skills, patience and a good approachable manner.

  • Commitment and reliability.

  • Coaching and mentoring skills

  • A friendly professional and approachable manner and an ability to encourage motivate and inspire others.

  • Good ICT skills, ability to use online search engines to find jobs and support completion of online application forms.

  • Computer literacy - an understanding of simple technical terms used in computing and a good awareness of online safety and security.

  • Experience in the voluntary sector or in training.


Register your interest

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Posted for

Thurrock Council

Posted by

Volunteer Essex

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Volunteer Essex website

Interests

  • Employment, Education and Training

Activities

  • Administration and Office
  • Computers, IT and Websites
  • Teaching and Training

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Between these dates: 24/04/2019 - 24/04/2020

On these days:

Mon-Fri Day Eve
Weekend Day Eve

Location:

This opportunity is available countywide.

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