Shine Mentor - Motherwell

Shine Mentor - Motherwell

Sacro’s mission is to promote safe and cohesive communities by reducing conflict and offending

Shine Women’s Mentoring Service Lanarkshire

Eligible to join Sacro Defined Contribution Pension Scheme
31 days Annual leave and 6 Fixed Public Holidays

Based in our Motherwell office, covering the Lanarkshire area, the post holder will provide intensive support to women in the criminal justice system who choose to engage and work with Shine Women’s Mentoring Service. Support needs vary enormously but examples include: drug and alcohol misuse, abusive relationships, physical and mental issues and chaotic lifestyles as a result of past traumatic experiences. Experience of working with individuals in the criminal justice system is desirable.

You should be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. The ability to work independently and as part of a team is required along with experience of inter - agency working. A commitment to Sacro’s value base is essential, as work with Shine can present challenges for mentors.

A relevant qualification is desirable but is not essential.

If you would like an informal chat about the requirements of the post, please contact Mary Thomson, Service Manager via email at MThomson@sacro.org.uk leave your contact details for her to speak with you.

A valid driving licence and access to a car 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

Unique Reference Code
MOTSHINE120319
Salary
SCP 27 - 30, currently £24,379 - £26,986 per annum, pro-rata
Closing Date
12pm, Tuesday 19 March 2019
Interview Date
Tuesday 26 March 2019
Location
Motherwell
Contract
Fixed Term to 31 March 2020 with possibility of extending if funding secured
Hours Per Week
16
Responsible To
Service Manager
Supervisory Responsibility‎
The post holder may have supervisory responsibility