Job opportunity: Restorative Practitioner (Nottinghamshire)

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8 October 2019

The Remedi team in Nottinghamshire are looking for a Restorative Practitioner to work within their Youth Justice Services in Nottinghamshire county. You will work as part of team of practitioners who facilitate restorative communication between victims and young people involved in crime. This will involve work on serious and complex cases.

Working within the Youth Justice Services, you need to work alongside colleagues within Nottinghamshire County Council and work to their contractual requirements in terms of recording and responsibility as well as those of Remedi. As Remedi also work with the victim support- homicide service, there may be requirement of you to assist with serious and complex cases out of the Nottinghamshire area.

As Remedi are a training provider, you will be trained in thier restorative programmes and may be required to deliver these programmes in local schools.

The successful applicant will be required to take responsibility for the effective delivery of restorative action projects (RAPs) as part of community reparation hours provided by Remedi on behalf of the Youth Offending team. This will include working with young people both one to one and on a group basis. Community reparation is a vital component to contributing towards the youth offending teams’ interventions to reducing re-offending. The RJ practitioner will be responsible for creating and running projects in which young people that are required to undertake reparation hours, can take part in to benefit their community. Along with the effective supervision of young people, your role will be to motivate and engage them in the successful completion of their hours. Getting stuck into clearing a local park, working outdoors and getting creative with projects should not be something that scares you.

Location- Nottinghamshire

Hours –   25 hours per week (Maternity Cover)

Salary –   £20,280 - £22,000 pro rata plus 6% pension contribution

Holiday – 25 days per year plus bank holidays

Application process

Please see the attached Job Description and Application Form for full details. Further information can be obtained by clicking here

complete application forms should be submitted either by post to: The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW or emailed to: rj@remediuk.org

Closing date: 9am on 28th October 2019

Interview will take place on Thursday 7th November at Remedi Head Office, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW.