IPS Employment Specialist

Job Category: Specialist
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Surrey
Salary: £26000 - £28000

Job Purpose:

We support people to make positive changes in their lives. Our creative, tailored solutions improve people’s skills, and provide guidance, motivation and confidence, job opportunities, and training to help them progress towards a better future. Underpinned by our experienced team, effective processes, strong community presence and established employer and partner relationships, we help drive people and businesses forward to a better tomorrow.

You’ll take on the rewarding challenge of managing a caseload of 20 to 25 individuals, aiding them in navigating the hurdles to secure and sustain gainful employment. Employing the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) model, you will deliver bespoke advice and build strategic partnerships with local businesses, ensuring our clients transition smoothly into meaningful employment. You’ll become an integral part of their recovery journey, advocating for improved health and wellbeing, all while embedded within the heart of primary care, community teams, and the broader network.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Empower clients with personalised, practical support tailored to their employment aspirations.
  • Forge solid connections with local employers to uncover both visible and hidden job opportunities.
  • Ensure meticulous record-keeping and compliance through our CRM systems, upholding our standard of service excellence.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals and job centres to cultivate a strong referral network, enhancing client pathways to employment.
  • Advocate for our clients in the workplace, supporting them and their employers to navigate the return-to-work process successfully.

Key Skills Required:

  • Individuals with a robust understanding of the barriers faced by those with health conditions.
  • Proactive, outcome-oriented professionals experienced in supporting diverse client needs.
  • Competent navigators of complex tasks, who can confidently influence and guide others towards positive results.
  • Team players equipped with exceptional communication, organisational, and relationship-building skills, ready to drive our mission forward.
  • People that are ready to learn and develop as and IPS Employment Specialist.


  • Company pension & events
  • Gym membership
  • Private medical insurance; Wellness programs
  • Employee Forum (Your voice matters, our employees have a say in how we run the business.)

We are a Disability Confident Employer and welcome all applications. Get Set UK is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, and any other protected status. Our aim is to support and maintain the physical and mental health of all people at work. If you require reasonable adjustments in applying for a role within, Get Set UK Group, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to HR Department at recruitment@getsetuk.co.uk

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