Job Club Facilitator – Ancoats

Can you help facilitate Mustard Tree’s Job Club, supporting people as they build CVs, apply for jobs and prep for interviews?

Provide ad-hoc advice and guidance to participants, helping people gain skills and find work.

What you’ll be doing: Role Description

  • Support the lead facilitator in setting up and overseeing the sessions
  • Give general recommendations and be happy to answer questions on a variety of ‘Job Club’ related topics such as career advice, budgeting and completing Universal Credit journals
  • Provide extensive 1-2-1 support where necessary, potentially working with participants from before they have a CV through to prepping for their interviews
  • Contribute to a welcoming, inclusive environment, being happy to help
  • Encourage participation and help people to realise their own potential, without just ‘doing it for them’
  • Work through language barriers, improvising where necessary

General Volunteering Duties

  • Work within health, safety and safeguarding guidelines as well as Mustard Tree policies and procedures
  • Embody Mustard Tree values and represent the charity when required

What we’re looking for: Person Specification

Specification Essential/Desirable
A background in or passion for recruitment, CV writing, job applications and employability training Essential
Experience with tutoring, teaching or leading/supporting a workshop Essential
Good English language ability, both written and verbal Essential
Good interpersonal skills, championing empathy & patience Essential
Flexible and can-do attitude Essential
Encouraging others to work to our vision and values Desirable
Experience of working in a team Desirable
Experience working with vulnerable adults Desirable


Job Club runs on Monday and Friday mornings, 10am until 12pm. We would ask for a commitment of at least one morning a week, for a minimum of 10 weeks.

Contact Information

If you are interested in this volunteering opportunity, please complete the attached Friend Of Application Form and send it to

Alternatively, inquire on site or call 0161 850 2282

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