Ref. 60495

Youth Justice Worker

  • Location: Wokingham, England
  • Salary: £31.78 - £31.78 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time
  • Contact: Kamran Hasan

Youth Justice Worker | £31.78P/H | Wokingham

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and adaptable individual who is passionate about providing excellent youth support and the delivery of clean safe care.

This is a full-time position working 9-5 every week, with a contract length of 3-6 months (opportunity to become permanent once contract is complete)

Please note, we require with at least 1-2 years experience in a previous similar role, this includes job roles in probation.

As a Youth Justice Worker, you will work with children who are at risk of offending, of harming others or of being harmed, including children at risk of exploitation (Prevention strand). You will also work with children who have already entered the criminal justice system on Out of Court Disposals (Diversion strand) and post Court (Statutory strand). You must be able and willing to hold a caseload with a mixtures of the three strands of work.

You must be able to conduct assessments to identify and analyse the underlying causes for children’s behaviour or offending. You must also be able to assess and manage the three domains of risk: serious harm; re-offending; safety and wellbeing. You will have to co-produce an intervention plan to support children with creative, relationship-based interventions utilising the latest evidence based practice. You will also have to act as Court officer and as Appropriate Adult for children in police custody.

We are a trauma informed service, and we use case formulation to support our work. Our assessment tools include the YJB approved Asset Plus, which you should be familiar with. You will have experience of analytical and critical writing, and be knowledgeable about the relevant legislation National Standards and YJB best practice guidance. You will also have to work with a range of agencies and teams to support the children you are working with.

You will be working alongside the fastest growing recruitment company in the UK, who provide an unrivalled service to all of their clients and candidates across the United Kingdom. Seven currently offer the best pay rates in the UK for social care employees, making us the best option for maximising your earning potential and career fulfilment. Seven consultants are passionate about placing you in the best possible role, for the best possible rate, so why not get in contact with us now.

Are you ready for the challenge? If so, we look forward to hearing from you.

What else can you expect from Seven?

Free DBS Update

Specialist Consultant allocated to you with all the expertise you require.

Excellent Payroll and Compliance System, ensuring that you are paid on time, every time.

Online Timesheets, allowing you to submit your hours in an effortless, safe and secure process.

Access to Exclusive Rates, allowing you to gain earnings that no other agency can offer you.

£250 Referral Bonus for every person you successfully refer to Seven.

We are now available to speak to you 24/7 on 0333 200 5424. Please ask for the Criminal Justice Department.