Job opportunity: Operations Officer

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11 January 2021

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The Restorative Justice Council is seeking to appoint a new operations officer to support the delivery of the RJC’s Practice Registration Frameworks and develop new projects. 

The RJC is the independent membership body for the field of restorative justice. We provide a national voice for advocating the widespread use of all forms of restorative practice and promote standards that will lead to safe, high quality processes for participants. 

The operations officer will be responsible for supporting the day-to-day delivery of the RJC’s practice registration process including carrying out assessments against the RJC’s Practice Registration Frameworks. Working closely with the chief executive officer, the operations officer will contribute to the ongoing development of the RJC’s standards and guidance for the restorative practice field. They will also play a leading role in co-ordinating and facilitating events for the RJC’s stakeholders and members as well as representing the RJC in a range of forums, including in meetings, at conferences and at other events. 

This role requires an individual with a minimum of 3 years' experience of working within the restorative practice field, preferably with an informed understanding of standards, accreditation and quality assurance practice and processes. A full job description and person specification can be downloaded below. 



Home Based


30 hours per week  - Core hours are 10am-4pm daily, although there is some flexibility. Some work outside of these hours may be necessary. 


£30,000 (pro-rata) plus 7% pension contribution (after probation period)


Application Process

You are welcome to contact Jim Simon (CEO), at to arrange a time to discuss the position informally.

Our application form and equal opportunities form can be downloaded below. 

Completed application to be sent by email to:

Closing Date: 5pm - Sunday 31st January 2021 - applications arriving after this time will not be considered. 

Interview Date: Wednesday 10th February 2021 (via Microsoft Teams)

Closing Date: 
Sunday, 31 January 2021