Job opportunity - Victim engagement and restorative justice coordinator

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11 October 2017

Hillingdon Youth Offending Service is proud of its restorative justice practice and its service to victims of youth crime. We are looking for someone who shares our passion for this area of work and would be keen to develop our service further. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering and evaluating a range of restorative justice interventions for victims of youth crime and the recruitment and training of community panel members, ensuring referral order panels are delivered within a restorative justice framework.

As well as being an accredited Restorative Justice Conference Facilitator (or having either the Professional Certificate in Effective Practice, a Degree in Youth justice or a professional qualification in Social Work) you will have the ability to devise, deliver, monitor and evaluate effective restorative justice services within a Youth Offending Service setting. Experience of supervising staff is essential, as is a keen understanding of the youth justice system and appropriate legislation and the ability to mobilise resources through good partnership working.

Salary (£): 32628 to 36372

Closing date for applications: 17 October 2017

Proposed interview date: 31 October 2017

If you have any questions about this position please visit Hillingdon’s website or contact Ed Thirlwall by email - ethirlwall@hillingdon.gov.uk

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.