The role will require you to deliver a range of group-work interventions including Ministry of Justice programmes proven to be effective at reducing re-offending. These are designed to challenge the attitudes and behaviours of service users. You should have experience of working with people with challenging behaviour, ability to motivate others and to communicate well both verbally and in writing. Successful candidates will benefit from a comprehensive and structured training plan.
Ensure quality interventions are delivered according to the relevant manual and Quality Assurance Framework
Ensure processes are followed for the management of information and ensure recording is accurate and timely.
Contribute to the ongoing risk assessment and management of all service users
Establish and maintain relationships with key individuals and teams.
Promote equality and diversity when delivering interventions taking into account the needs of service users with protected characteristics.
Promote access to service users. There is an expectation that interventions officers work evenings (generally 3 a week) and deliver interventions at different sites according to local need. This role may involve weekend working, but only for those practitioners who wish to do so.
Ensure that company policies including Health & Safety, Safeguarding and Data Security are met at all times so service users and staff are protected.
Main and key areas of responsibilities:
Working directly with service users, predominantly in groups, to deliver targeted interventions to match risk and need.
Interventions will include Accredited Programmes (APs), Rehabilitation Activity Requirements (RARs), Employment Training and Education (ETE), Restorative Justice (RJ) and Senior Attendance Centre (SAC).
Team members will not be expected to deliver all interventions, but will be expected to demonstrate flexibility and a willingness to learn new skills to best meet service user need and operational demand.
Are you a positive clear thinking individual with a desire to help people change?
Do you have a background in the following:-
OR are you looking for a change in direction R a new challenge R or your first step in a Criminal Justice career R