This vacancy has now closed

Youth Justice Support Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £20,007 – £21,632
  • Fife
  • Closing 22nd April 2019


  • Advertised from 3rd April 2019
  • 37.5 hours per week x1, 22.5 hours per week x1. Fixed term 31 March 2022*
  • Sacro Group Personal Pension Scheme 31 days annual leave plus 6 fixed public holidays
  • FT: FIF_YJSWFT_020419; PT: FIF_YJSWPT_020419

Role

Sacro provides Restorative Justice and one to one programmes to assist young people to address offending behaviour.

You will be responsible for working directly with service users as part of an existing Youth Justice team. You should have experience of working with young people who offend and have some knowledge of cognitive behaviour interventions, Restorative Justice and Anti-Social Behaviour Legislation.

You should be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. The ability to work both as part of a team and independently is required, experience of interagency working would also be an advantage. A commitment to Sacro’s value base is essential, as this type of work can be challenging.

A relevant qualification is desirable but not essential.

For an informal discussion regarding this position please contact Liam Gale on 01382 459252.

A valid driving licence is essential for this post.

Membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG) will be a requirement for this post.

Application notes

For an application pack please visit sacro.org.uk or e-mail: infodundee@sacro.org.uk.

Closing Date: 12pm, Monday 22 April 2019*

Interview Date: Monday 29 April 2019*

*Please note that the post funding date has now been confirmed and extended and closing and interview dates have been extended.

Sacro values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community