Work Ready Team Leader (Prisons)

Work Ready Team Leader (Prisons)
Location: Based in Ashford with travel to Kent, Sussex and Surrey as required
Contract: CDI, Part-time (3 days/week)
Salary: £30,051 – £32,531 prorated (depending on experience)
Closing date: June 13, 2022
We are delighted to recruit a Work Ready Team Leader to plan and oversee the delivery of the Work Ready Employability Program in prisons.

Based in Ashford, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing the delivery of contracted and CXK teams, ensuring that all courses are delivered to Ministry of Justice (MOJ) expectations across all six Kent prisons , Sussex and Surrey.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced employability manager with a passion for helping others, who wants to join an organization that improves the lives of over 300,000 people every year.

About you

You are:

A confident manager/provider of high quality employability programs
Organized with excellent time management
Confident in establishing and maintaining effective internal and external relationships
An excellent communicator
An adaptable team player – passionate about providing consistent excellent service
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and quick understanding of internal software packages.
About Us

CXK is a leading charity that empowers young people and adults with the skills and confidence they need to access sustainable education, employment or training. Every year we make a difference for over 300,000 people in the south of England.

main responsibilities

Contribute to the design, development and review of the Work Ready employability program
Manage the daily delivery of the Work Ready employability program ensuring they are of consistent high quality.
Provide at least monthly program performance reports to the Area Manager, Prison IAG, in accordance with the KPIs defined by the contract
Undertake monthly delivery reviews with CXK contractors and provide reports to Area Manager
Work closely with the IAG team in each of the prisons to maximize participant progression
Work with prison partners to encourage a smooth referral process, attendance and employment opportunities for participants
Please click here for the full job description and person specifications.

In exchange for your skills and experience, you will receive the following benefits:

An annual salary of £30,051 to £32,531 (prorated)
28-31 vacation days, plus public holidays (pro rata)
Defined contribution pension plan (topped up by CXK up to 10% depending on seniority)
Death in service insurance policy (3 x annual salary)
flexible work
Generous sick leave benefits
Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
Comprehensive training and development programs
mental health first aiders
Cycle-work program
Interest-free subscription loans
Interest-free parking permit loan
Insured Health – Employee Assistance Program
To apply for this position, all you need to do is download, complete and upload the CXK application form. Please note that CVs alone will not be considered.

Deadline for submitting applications: Monday, June 13, 2022 at 9 a.m.

** Please note that we reserve the right to close this position early if we receive enough applications for the position. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as soon as possible**


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