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Job Vacancy

Individual Placement Support Employment Advisor


  • Location - Bury & the Manchester Hub, with travel required in Greater Manchester and Lancashire
  • Based at - Military Veterans’ Service, Bury and occasionally at the Manchester Hub
  • Contract – Full Time
  • Employed by - Walking With The Wounded
  • Reporting To - Associate Director & Regional Operations Manager North West
  • Salary - £28,000
  • Closing Date - 11 March 2019 at 12.00

  • Walking With The Wounded supports vulnerable ex-service men and women to independence through sustainable employment. We have four key areas of support; mental health, employment, criminal justice and welfare, all of which are delivered from our regional hub in Manchester.

    If you are an experienced employment advisor with an understanding of working with complex clients, we would like to hear from you. You should fully appreciate the patience, resilience and self-motivation that are required to support a dispersed and diverse caseload of complex individuals.

    You must be someone who is able to work independently, particularly in managing your time and caseload, whilst recognising that you are one crucial element of a wider team of support who will need to work collaboratively to get the best outcome for clients.

    Experience of working with veterans would be beneficial although not essential. Knowledge and experience of the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) method of working would be welcomed.

    For an application form please email: tayma.smith@wwtw.org.uk or call 0161 205 9287

    CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 11TH MARCH 2019