Youth Justice Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,407 – £22,065
  • Fife Youth Justice Service
  • Closing 11th May 2021


  • Advertised from 22nd April 2021
  • Fixed term 31 March 2022, possible extension due to funding. 37.5 hours per week. Salary: SCP 19 – 22
  • Sacro Group Personal Pension Scheme. 31 days annual leave plus 6 fixed public holidays
  • Ref: FIFYJSW2104

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 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: 12pm, Tuesday 11 May 2021

Interview Date: Monday the 17 May 2021 Via Microsoft Teams

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