Youth Offending Service Manager
Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
- Reference: 4506
- Published on: Thu 31/07/2014 08:01 AM
- Closing on: Fri 15/08/2014 23:00 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Contract
- Hours: 37 hours per week
- Salary: £34,894 - £39,351, fixed term for 12 months
- DBS Check: Yes
- Location: Wokingham Borough Council Youth Offending Service Waterford House, Denmark Street Wokingham
Would you like to be part of a nationally high performing, diverse and Vibrant Team, with an emphasis on: Creativity, Performance Development, Management oversight and Quality Assurance?
Wokingham Youth Offending Team is committed to becoming an outstanding YOT, already the YOS is recognised for its dynamic practise and outstanding performance. We are looking for an experienced YOS manager to continue this good work with a high standard of performance, practice and positive outcomes.
You will be responsible for management oversight and leading a team to perform to a first class standard, ensuring case management and operational practice is defensible and risk led. You will demonstrate the ability to deliver effective supervision. You will be required to be knowledgeable in working with vulnerable young people and demonstrate expertise in relation to the criminal justice system and have a sound understanding of relevant legislation.
Closing date: 11pm 15 August 2014
Interview date: 1 September 2014
For an informal discussion, please contact Claire O’Leary on 0118 974 6672
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.
As part of your application, you are required to complete the DBS Additional Job Application Data document attached to this vacancy. CVs will not be accepted for this post.
To apply immediately, please visit: www.wokingham.gov.uk/jobs/vacancies
Alternatively, call 0118 974 6081 (answerphone) quoting ref: 4506
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