Youth Justice Practitioner [Tameside Met BC] #0008D7291

Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The following is essential criteria:

– Right to work within the UK

– Experience with Youth Justice and/or Criminal Justice

– Social work qualification or equivalent qualification appropriate to one of the Partner agencies e.g. Probation, Police, Education and/or Health.

– Registered with Social Work England (social workers only)

Tameside are seeking a Case Manager for the Youth Justice Service

Candidates will be able to assess risk, analyse and put clear risk plans in place

Must have a youth justice background and criminal justice experience

Average caseloads – 15

Onsite role – Conversations to be had depending on experience

Rate £30-£35 depending on experience

Please NB: we offer flexible working and this would include occasional Saturday court cover (usually stand-by from home) and b/h where required.

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

What’s on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with adults.
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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