Job opportunity: Young Victim Case Worker

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31 July 2020

Remedi are recruiting a Young Victim Case Worker to work as part of the ‘Got Your Back’ team in Derbyshire. The Role will be supporting young people aged 17 and under emotionally and practically to help them Cope and Recover from an offence. The role will be 35 hours per week over 5 days (including some evening and Saturday work) based at Derbyshire Constabulary Head Quarters in Ripley. Level 2 vetting and DBS checks will be required.

Key Duties:

To provide telephone and face to face support to under 18 year old victims of crime across a range of offence types throughout Derbyshire, however North Derbyshire will be your assigned area.

To provide practical and emotional support to young victims personally and to signpost/refer onto a range of specialist providers across the county to meet their identified needs

To deliver awareness raising workshops directly to children and young people in secondary schools around the County.

To maintain and build positive relationships with partner organisations by delivering briefings to teams and undertaking outreach work.

To develop our social media profile in order to raise awareness and increase self-referrals from young people.

To develop our ‘youth forum’ to ensure young people have a voice in the development of our service.

Under this contract all REMEDI personnel will operate under the service title of ‘Got Your Back’ - all references should refer both to the umbrella organisation (REMEDI) and the operational project named ‘Got Your Back’.

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Location |         Derbyshire (North including the High Peak)

Hours |              35 hours per week [Temporary Contract to cover Maternity Leave]

Salary |             £20,280 p.a. plus 6% pension contribution 

Leave |             25 days plus Bank Holidays

 

Application Process

Completed applications should be emailed to |  recruitment@derbyshirecore.org

Application forms can also be downloaded from Remedi's Website

Closing date for receipt of completed applications | 10am on Friday 28th August 2020

Interview Schedule

Stage 1 | Group interview to be held on Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Stage 2 | Interviews for shortlisted candidates to be held on Wednesday 9th September