Progressive, Established, and Competitive – we love working with this client of ours. We can write flowery stuff on this ad about why you should work for them, but trust us, they are a fantastic organisation to be a part of.
So what is this role about?
You will be working on a cutting-edge contract, and the big aim is to stop re-offending. Together with their supply chain partners, you will provide specialist support to ensure that people do not re-offend by ensuring that they have a stable progressive release, with support around housing, family re-integration, drug and alcohol support (delivered by partner providers) and employment support (delivered by yourself).
You will work with a caseload of ex-offenders, which will consist of low-high level risk ex-offenders i.e. sex offenders – so you need to be confident, and adaptable to challenging situations. There are a range of targets to work to, such as job starts, short courses, work experience, vocational training or general support measures, so you also need to be goal and target motivated with the ability to work independently.
Where will I be based?
You will be cover probation centres at Taunton and Bridgwater so you must be flexible to travel.
Access to a vehicle is ideal, if not, you must be flexible to cover the locations mentioned – it is an exciting varied role so no day is the same!
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for someone with a great personality, confidence and willing to take on a case load of challenging ex-offenders.
This is a perfect fit for criminology graduates with or without experience, who are keen to start their career within the criminal justice sector.
However, this is also a great fit for those who do have dedicated backgrounds in being an Employment advisor, Employbility tutors, Recruitment consults looking for a change of career and those who have worked within the criminal justice system.
Please feel free to give Jess a call now for an informal chat, if you wish to further discuss before applying. (number on our Red 5 People website).
**Interviews will take place ASAP via Microsoft Teams**
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