Sessional Criminal Justice Worker - Fife - Female Only*
Sacro’s mission is to promote safe and cohesive communities by reducing conflict and offending
Women’s Mentoring Service
Eligible sessional workers will be auto-enrolled into The People’s Pension.
A Sessional Criminal Justice Worker is required to provide practical advice and assistance to residents of a Fife Council Accommodation for females who are involved in the Criminal Justice System.
Support needs vary enormously but examples include: addressing offending behaviour, budgeting, cooking, shopping, exploring housing options, compliance with statutory orders, social skills, and accessing education/ employment. Experience of working with offenders is essential.
The ability to use initiative and organise workload within a pressurised environment is essential. Successful applicants will be flexible and imaginative in their approach and sensitive and confident in their ability to help service users.
Multi-Agency working is crucial as Sacro work in partnership with Fife Council Housing and Criminal Justice Social Work to provide a holistic support service to residents of the accommodation.
You should be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. A relevant qualification is desirable but is not essential.
*For the purposes of the Equality Act 2010 it is an occupational requirement that this post is filled by a female.
A valid driving licence is essential for this post.
Membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG) will be a requirement for this post.
Sacro values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community