News: Jul 2018

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New RJC report: commissioning safe and effective restorative justice services

27 July 2018

The RJC is pleased to announce the publication of its report of five regional workshops for commissioners of restorative justice services.

Since funding for restorative justice services was devolved from the Ministry of Justice to police and crime commissioners, there has been the opportunity to design local services to meet the needs of local communities. These workshops provided a vital opportunity to share notes on what’s working well and how challenges are being met with innovation in different areas.

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RJC new chair of trustees appointed

25 July 2018

The RJC is pleased to announce that Dr Kerry Clamp is the RJC’s new chair of trustees.

Kerry is assistant professor of criminology at the University of Nottingham and brings a deep understanding of the restorative sector from her research on restorative policing, evaluation of community justice panels, and her work consulting government. Kerry is also the chair of the editorial board for the European Forum for Restorative Justice.

Kerry said:

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Job opportunity - restorative justice service administrator

24 July 2018

Part-time 15 hours per week, preferably worked over 4 or 5 days. Fixed term contract until October 2020 (extension subject to continued funding).

The Kent Restorative Justice Service is delivered on behalf of Kent Police and Crime Commissioner by Salus and Restorative Solutions, two of the UK’s leading providers of restorative services.