Location Northamptonshire
Job type Temporary
Salary £25 per hour
Reference 26770
Date posted January 26, 2021
Youth Offending Case Officer – Youth Offending Services – Northamptonshire – Local Authority Services
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Youth Offending Case Officer – Youth Offending Services fill a Temporary/Full Time role for Local Authority Services to fill a role in NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
Northamptonshire Children’s Trust
Youth Offending Case Manager
£25ph Umbrella/Ltd
Northamptonshire Youth Offending Service is looking to recruit a number of case managers. There are fixed term and permanent posts based in both Kettering and Northampton. The service is countywide, and you might be required to work anywhere within the county.
The requirements of the post are that you need to have a professional qualification, such as being a qualified Youth Worker, Social Worker, Teacher, Probation Officer, Nurse, Police Officer or equivalent, or a degree in a relevant discipline and experience in this area of work
You will be experienced in undertaking assessments with children and young people, writing reports and designing/delivering interventions and, if you have experience of working in a Youth Offending Service, so much the better. You will be a confident and credible practitioner with children and young people, their parents/carers, victims of crime, professional colleagues and in formal environments such as the Youth and Crown Court.
You will understand that the ability to motivate children & young people, their parents & carers, and other workers are all critical to giving you the opportunity to put your knowledge and experience to good use. Working in the community, you will see clients both in our offices and in various community venues, including their own homes. You will also be expected to engage with young people whilst in custodial establishments. Whatever the environment, you will be skilled at building and sustaining professional relationships swiftly to maximise the impact of your work.
The Youth Offending Service is a highly successful statutory partnership which is required to reduce the offending of children and young people; reduce the incidence of harm to potential victims; repair existing harm where possible and safeguard the welfare of the children and young people with whom we work. You must be able to identify and act upon risks, and do so swiftly when required.
You will work in partnership with colleagues inside and outside the YOS. You will be expected to offer a range of approaches to your work, which are responsive to the needs of the individuals. The YOS client group can live chaotic lifestyles, and your persistence and determination will be important to your ability to engage, and re-engage with those who need you most.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.
The pay rate for this Youth Offending Case Officer – Youth Offending Services role is up to £25 per hour umbrella
If you are interested in this Youth Offending Case Officer – Youth Offending Services please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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