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Youth Justice Service Officer

  • Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Max Imlach
  • £30 - £30

Seven Criminal Justice are looking for a temporary Youth Justice Service Officer to work with Oxfordshire Council’s Youth Offending Team. This role is locum and is paying £30 per hour, negotiable.

The role:

To ensure that an effective range of youth justice services for children and young people who offend, and their parents and carers, are planned, actioned and reviewed in accordance with professional expertise, service policies, legislative requirements, National Standards and Youth Justice Board Effective Practice Standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To promote and safeguard the welfare of children and young people.
  • Undertakes comprehensive assessments of children and young people who have offended in order to safeguard and promote their welfare and vulnerability, identify need and risk and prepare written reports (Pre-Sentence Reports for Youth, Magistrates and Crown Courts and for Youth Offender Panels).
  • Plans, supervises, reviews and enforces sentences in the community pre and post custody in accordance with National Standards, KEEPS and systemic practice requirements in order to meet the needs of young offenders and reduce the risk of re-offending.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Social work / Probation qualified.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within Youth Justice.
  • Compliance: Up to date DBS.
  • Travel: The ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Criminal Justice is a leading provider of staff to Local Authorities, Prisons, Probation Services, Charities and Private Organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of criminal justice; including Youth Justice, Probation, Recovery, Rehabilitation, Psychology, Nursing and everything in between.

After winning awards in 2019, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.


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