The successful candidate will be coordinating the Accelerate project on behalf of the WEA in West Midlands. The candidate will need a good working knowledge of communities and networks in Coventry and the surrounding area and an understanding of the specific challenges faced by unemployed people living in the area. The candidate will need to work closely with other agencies to support individuals to access volunteering opportunities, employment and training. As part of the role the candidate will undertake outreach and recruitment of participants, 1:1 mentoring and organising engagement and training activities. As well as the ability to teach adults the candidate will need to be able to monitor progress, work to targets and work with data.
This post is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund (ESF).