Are you exceptional and do you want to be part of an exceptional team? Enfield Youth and Family Support Service have several exciting opportunities for committed, motivated outstanding individuals who want to join our team and help us continue to deliver excellent, high-quality innovative services. All candidates must be able to work with challenged and challenging individuals and families in a diverse community and be able to deliver excellent practice whilst prioritising competing demands. We want applications from dedicated people committed to achieving the best outcomes for children and young people, their families and the community and we are looking for the following:
Out of Court Disposal (OOCD) Case Officer
As part of our Prevention and Early Intervention team, you’ll support and engage young people on triage programmes and Out of Court Disposals. The aim is to prevent exclusion from school and stop young people from becoming ‘NEET’ – Not in Education, Employment or Training – so they’re less likely to get involved in crime and anti-social behaviour.
To join us, you must be highly motivated and committed to delivering a high quality, multi-disciplinary service. The goal! To prevent offending and repair harm. Please be aware that this role involves working occasional weekends and unsocial hours, as and when required.
The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post
Why it's great to work for Enfield Council
- An excellent pension through the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).
- Up to 31 days annual leave depending on grade and length of service. You will also get eight public holidays per year and an extra day off at Christmas.
- Interest free season ticket loan repayable over three or ten months.
- Career development and learning experiences from a range of training courses and learning methods.
- Employee Assistance Programme to provide advice and counselling services. This is a free and confidential service available to staff and members of their family.
- Health and leisure discounts and tax-free bikes for work.
We are passionate about our people and how we deliver services to our community in Enfield. That’s why we encourage a culture that puts our customers at the heart of everything we do - by empowering our people to work together to find solutions, be open, honest and respectful, take responsibility and listen and learn. If you value these behaviours too, we’d love to hear from you - and of course we are always happy to talk flexible working, click here to find out more.
Closing and Interview Dates
Closing date: Midnight 8th July 2020
Interview: w/c 27th July 2020, the interviews will be virtual and will contain a written test.
If you have previously applied for this role within the past 12 months, unfortunately, a second application will not be considered.
If you would like to know more about the role, please contact Carla Lopes on 020 8132 1977 or Carla.email@example.com for an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the team.
If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Paula Dixon on 0208 132 1044 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.
“This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment”.