Directorate: Children's Services
Starting salary: JG6: £25,927 per annum
Location: Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Fixed term up to 12 months
Closing date: Friday 26 August 2022
Do you have the skills and experience to support individuals in the criminal justice system with complex needs to develop life skills and break the cycle of offending?
We are seeking a Start to Finish Worker to support individuals through a whole person approach. Working in partnership with other professionals, landlords, voluntary groups and charities you will assist in the delivery of the ‘Start to Finish’ Project.
You should be well organised with a flexible approach and effective communication skills. You will be able to engage well with service users and partner agencies and able to understand the challenges faced in reducing reoffending.
This post is offered on a fixed term contract initially for 12 months with the possibility to extend.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Mark Francis Operational Lead on 07920 502178.
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: Thursday 01 September 2022