Youth Justice Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,407 – £22,065
  • Fife
  • Closing 2nd February 2021


  • Advertised from 12th January 2021
  • SCP19 – 22, currently £20,407 - £22,065 per annum 37.5 hours per week. Fixed Term until 31 March 2022, possible extension due to funding.
  • Sacro Group Personal Pension Scheme 31 days annual leave plus 6 fixed public holidays
  • FIF_YJSW_0121

Role

Fife Youth Justice Service

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 via email: lgale@sacro.org.uk

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: infofife@sacro.org.uk.

Closing Date: 12 noon, 02 February 2021

Interviews: Monday 08 of February 2021

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