Employment Advisor (x2) - THTT

Full Time:  35 Hours per week (Fixed Term Contract until March 2020 – may be extended)

Salary:NJC SCP 23 – 27 (currently £25, 098- £28,062 per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting

Location:             Tower Hamlets

Closing Date:     5pm Monday 10th December 2018

Interviews:         Tuesday 18th December 2018

You can download the recruitment pack here

Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham is seeking to recruit two Employment Advisors to support clients accessing the Tower Hamlets Talking Therapies Employment Advice Service. This role is suited to someone who is enthusiastic, energetic with excellent ‘people’ skills.  

Ideally you will have a Customer Service NVQ level 2 qualification or equivalent (or be prepared to work towards this), together with substantial experience of vocational work in an employment environment.

You will have demonstrable experience of working in the voluntary/statutory sector ideally within the IAPT culture or in a primary care mental health setting.

You must have experience of case management including assessments and the ability to provide one to one person centered employment advice and support. You will have the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people who may be experiencing difficulty with gaining, retaining and returning to work. You should be able to demonstrate excellent administrative and IT skills including client data management systems. Working closely with the Senior Employment Advisor you will help develop the service in line with contract requirements.

Benefits include training, Employee assistance Programme, Company Pension and 30 days annual leave.

Post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check and proof of right to work in the UK. Applications welcome from all sections of the community.

Please note that we do not accept CV ‘s

For an application pack, please email: quoting job ref: EA THTT or you can download the recruitment pack here:




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