Case Worker

Posted 5 days ago by Alderwood Education

Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary/Rate:
£25,000 - £28,000/annum Pension, Mileage, healthcare

The successful candidate would be working from a community hub which aims to support People on Probation on a community order or licence to develop social capital through a range of interventions. This role will involve close working with the National Probation Service and partnerships.

You will provide one-to-one and group work support for hub participants to deliver a range of information, guidance and training which contribute to the participants' journey and progression into employment, training, education, and a life free from crime.

Key Responsibilities

  • Engage with and case manage participants in the hub and provide mentoring, advice and guidance and training interventions to reduce re-offending
  • Deliver both group and one-to-one activities including initial assessments, action plans, and progress/risk reviews
  • Engage with community, voluntary sector and mainstream training, education and employment support services to ensure that participants are given the support they need to overcome barriers
  • Contacting new participants and assisting them to understand the benefits of engaging with the hubs and the support activities and interventions
  • Deliver services, both at the hub and peripatetically at other community and voluntary sector venues, to ensure that the service is available across a wider area
  • Network, market and promote the service to partner organisations and participants

We are looking for candidates with the following:

  • Experience of working with individuals with criminal convictions, or those disaffected and marginalised
  • Knowledge of the issues affecting the rehabilitation of individuals with criminal convictions
  • A warm, approachable empathetic demeanour
  • The ability to build a rapport and relationships with participants that supports their progression to education, training and employment
  • Good IT Skills
  • The ability to work in a target-driven environment, with a focus on the successful achievement of outcomes for participants

My client is offering the following:

  • A full time, permanent contract
  • A salary ranging from £25,000 - £28,000
  • Car scheme
  • Pension scheme with a 6% employer and 4% employee contributions
  • Smart Spending discounts at over 130 retailers
  • Cycle-to-Work scheme and other travel subsidies, including train season tickets
  • Valued Star Awards, which acknowledge hard work that goes above and beyond
  • Access to an affordable private health care plan
  • Generous Annual Leave entitlement
  • Death in service benefits

If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV to Nathan Rothwell at Alderwood Recruitment.

Type:
Permanent
Start Date:
ASAP
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
535430_1659523024
Job ID:
217270853
Applications:
Less than 10

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