Senior Practitioner

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
23/10/2020 12:00
£40,876 pa
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Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Youth Justice Service, South Shields
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Closing date:
23 Oct
Further Information

Senior Practitioner
(Youth Justice Service, South Shields)
£40,876 pa

South Tyneside Youth Justice Service is seeking an ambitious, skilled and highly motivated individual to support the day to day operational management of the team including supervision and development of staff, risk management and all of the services’ quality assurance processes that come with being part of the YJS management team.

You will be required to deliver the full range of youth justice case management responsibilities to children and young people with complex needs and high risks, ensuring all activity has regard to public protection, reducing likelihood of offending and safeguarding.

You will also deliver and support case management services to young people / families, working within the Council’s early help framework and the local strategy for the implementation of prevention services for young people.

South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

To find out more about this role and to apply please visit www.southtyneside.gov.uk alternatively you can email jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk or call (0191) 455 4968. BT Typetalkers welcome.

Closing date: Noon, 23 October 2020.

Please may we ask you to submit your Application form via email to jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk where possible. We apologise but due to the circumstances there may be unavoidable delays in the receipt and processing of posted Application forms.