Technical Skills Coordinator, Crisis

Deadline: 11:59pm Wednesday 26 August 2015. Paid (£25k-30k) Full time

Crisis is recruiting for a Technical Skills Coordinator to develop and deliver an engaging and varied programme for members across Merseyside. This is an exciting role which will give the post holder the opportunity to deliver activities in their specialist area as well as planning and overseeing the delivery of the programme.

The Technical Skills Coordinator will develop a diverse programme to include woodwork, plumbing, plastering, horticulture, and cookery, to support homeless and vulnerably housed people to develop their technical skills, confidence, self-esteem and inter-personal skills.

The successful candidate will have a formal qualification and demonstrable experience of practical application in a technical skills discipline, in addition to holding or working toward a practical teaching or assessment qualification.

With experience of working with vulnerable clients, or an understanding of the issues affecting homeless people, the ideal candidate will be committed to empowering homeless people through the development of life and social skills and participation in engagement and learning activities.

Crisis is the national charity for single homeless people. We are dedicated to ending homelessness by delivering life-changing services and campaigning for change.

Our innovative education, employment, house and well-being services address individual needs and help homeless people to transform their lives.

Please download a copy of the job description for full details of this position which you can access by clicking the ‘Vacancy Details’ button on our website.

Please submit your online application by the closing date of 11:59pm, Wednesday 26 August 2015.

Registered Charity Numbers: E&W1082947, SC040094