This vacancy has now closed

Employability Advisor

  • Full time
  • £24,333
  • RUTS, 58 Queensway, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 0JJ
  • Closing 24th November 2023

  • Advertised from 24th October 2023
  • 35 hours per week. Permanent.


Inspired to make a positive impact on young people’s lives? Do you have the skills to engage, inspire and progress young people aged 16-24 towards a positive destination? If the answer to these questions is yes…Then read on – we may just be the perfect fit!

We are an innovative and exciting organisation who INSPIRE young people across Scotland to realise their potential and we are looking for someone who shares our passion and commitment to achieve this through delivery of a variety of vocational and employability themed programmes.

This is a full time (35hrs per week) role, and the successful applicant will have experience in delivering training and supporting individuals into a positive destination.

Context and Purpose

RUTS is committed to providing vocational training and other support of the highest quality to young people using innovative solutions. The successful candidate will support the achievement of RUTS employability targets and outcomes by delivering focused employability training that will assist participants to secure progression opportunities. These will include but are not limited to employment, education, and further training opportunities. They will deliver group employability and personal development workshops and qualifications, establish, and maintain partnerships with referral agencies and develop links with the colleges and employers to secure suitable opportunities for our young people.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

Application process: Please email your CV and covering letter to describe what skills you have for this post to: