Lead English, Maths, IT, Employability (EMIE) Officer

Home Based

This vacancy is now closed

Job Category
Operational Support Service
Home Based
£30,000.00 -£35,000.00 per annum
Closing date
Contract type
Total hours per week

Lead English, Maths, I.T. and Employability Officer

About Shaw Trust  

At Shaw Trust we believe everyone has the right to live a decent and dignified life and an opportunity for rewarding work. We are a social purpose organisation challenging inequality and breaking down barriers to enable social mobility.

Having grown from humble beginnings in 1982 in the village of Shaw in Wiltshire, finding jobs for disabled people, today we are a complex and diverse charity committed to employment as the core pathway to a better life.  For us being part of the solution is about creating the conditions for this to happen, advocating and delivering services that make a real difference. Working in partnership not competition, we are part of an eco-system of purpose-led organisations, striving for a fairer, more equal society centred on opportunity for all.

About Operational Support Services

Working within the Operational Support Service in collaboration with operational colleagues we are looking for an exceptional individual with the knowledge and skills to embed EMIE across all provision.

Role Purpose

As Lead EMIE Officer you will develop a robust fast-track system for Functional Skills across Shaw Trust. You will also provide guidance and direction for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) provision in the curriculum to ensure learner achievement and progression through effective inclusion of all learners.

A dynamic individual, you will create opportunities to work closely with employers to develop sector specific opportunities for the people we support and work closely with the Curriculum Manager to deliver on the Curriculum intent and digital strategy. 

To act as a champion of continuous improvement culture across Shaw Trust to support operational teams to meet and exceed expectations in line with the Shaw Trust Strategic Directive 2030.

You will need to be inclusive and embrace our culture and values, putting those we support at the heart of everything we do. You will consistently deliver high quality services to support our communities and beneficiaries.

Download the Job Description for full details and Person Specification.

Shaw Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment, where every employee, regardless of their background or lived experience, feels that they belong and can progress in their career.  We are Disability Confident Leaders, support the guaranteed interview scheme and use of the government’s Access to Work scheme. Living our values we are keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within our organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community including from people with lived-experience and/or knowledge of disability or social exclusion. If you have accessibility requirements and would like information in a different format, email: HRService.Centre@shaw-trust.org.uk to make alternative arrangements.


Shaw Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.