Restorative Justice Facilitator - Wrexham

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22 June 2022

As a Restorative Justice Facilitator you will work with victims and perpetrators of crime to support them in addressing the harm caused and finding a positive way forward.  This could be through a face to face meeting between the parties or through shuttle mediation.  The role includes generating referrals by raising awareness of Restorative Justice, risk assessing cases, fully preparing both parties before any intervention takes place, and facilitating communication between the parties. As part of the role you will liaise with a range of partners including the Police, Prisons, PCCs and Victim Support.

The job holder will undertake the full range of work with offenders before and after sentence. This will include assessment, sentence implementation, offender management and producing reports. The job holder will provide case management support to a full range of offenders utilising service procedures and practice directions that underpin professional judgement.

Summary

To assess and manage the risk (including risk management plans and escalation) posed by offenders to protect  victims of crime and the general public by:

  •  Liaising, providing information and advice to criminal courts, criminal justice agencies and other partner agencies
  • Supervise and manage risk of those offenders subject to community sentences, during and after custodial sentences.
  • Work with other agencies and groups to prevent crime and meet the needs of victims and offenders.

In line with NPS policies and procedures, the job holder must at all times demonstrate a commitment to equality and inclusion and an understanding of their relevance to the work they do.

The post holder must adhere to all policies in respect of the sensitive/confidential nature of the information handled whilst working in this position.

If relevant to the role, some out of hours working may be required (i.e. Courts, Approved Premises, programmes, evening reporting etc)

About the post

Position | Restorative Justice Facilitator

Location | Wrexham

Hours | 18 hours per week

Salary | NPS Pay Band 3 National - £23,174 - £28,200 Pro-Rata

Information for potential applicants

Application pack and guidance is available here

Submitting your application

Apply online HERE

Closing Date: 4 July 2022 at 23:55 hours.

Closing Date: 
Monday, 4 July 2022