Work Coach Vacancies for Community Action Northumberland’s Rural Employment Hubs project.

Community Action Northumberland’s Rural Employment Hubs Project aims to deliver support to enable unemployed people living in rural isolation to move closer to work.  We provide regular drop-in groups offering access to the internet, one to one guidance, group training, holistic support and peer support  to address barriers to work.  The project has been successfully piloted in 3 locations in West Northumberland and we are now looking to extend the reach across rural Northumberland.

We are therefore seeking to contract with a number of self-employed work coaches.

Hours: – various

Locations: – various across rural Northumberland

Contract Period: 18 months

Rate of Pay: £100 per day

Closing date for applications:  Friday 13th  April 2018

Interview date:  Wednesday 18th April 2018

The Full job description, person spec and background information are available at

Applicants are required to provide:

  • CV
  • contact details of two referees who we can contact should you be short-listed for interview
  • a basic DBS check

Please send applications by email to, For an informal conversation about the post call Julia on 01670 517178