Restorative Justice Lead Practitioner

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12 February 2024

Working with offenders and victims of crime and anti-social behaviour, both individually and in groups, to facilitate a process of communication between them through Restorative Justice.

The role, initially fixed term until May 2025, will involve working collaboratively with a wide range of agencies including North Yorkshire Police, Probation Service, Crown Prosecution Service, HM Courts, HM Prisons and other voluntary sector agencies across North Yorkshire.

About the post

As a Lead Practitioner you will work with offenders and victims of crime and anti-social behaviour, to facilitate a process of communication between them through Restorative Justice (RJ). This will involve working collaboratively with a wide range of agencies including North Yorkshire Police, Probation Service, Crown Prosecution Service, HM Courts, HM Prisons and other voluntary sector agencies in the delivery of RJ in North Yorkshire.

Main responsibilities, would be to facilitate restorative justice conferences both direct and indirect to support victims and offenders in reaching an outcome agreement. Delivering hate and violent crime awareness courses on a one to one basis to further support access to the restorative justice process. To facilitate community conferencing working alongside partner agencies in order to coordinate restorative interventions to tackle an incident/series of incidents or ongoing anti-social/criminal behaviour that has affected individuals and community members. To work in a preventative way to reduce escalation, including crime, anti-social behaviour or complex neighbourhood disputes where multiple residents are involved.

Additional Benefits

Company pension
Health & wellbeing programme
Work from home but some travel expected within the county

Location 

North Yorkshire

Hours 

30

Salary 

£18,400/annum (£23,000/annum FTE)

Submitting your application

Full role description and an application form (which must be completed to accompany an up to date CV) are available from: DavePascoe@restorativesolutions.org.uk and any queries addressed to him at the same email address.

Closing Date:  29 February 2024

Interview Date:  11 March 2024

Contact Name:  Dave Pascoe

Contact Email:  davepascoe@restorativesolutions.org.uk

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 29 February 2024