Role: Peer Support Officer – Transforming Rehabilitation
Salary: £21,015 – £22,066 per annum
Recruiting For: HMPs Askham Grange, Humber, Hull, Lincoln, and North Sea Camp
Careers Event: Shelter Careers Event, 21st March 2018, 9:30am – 1:30pm, HMP Hull
As part of our upcoming Careers Event, we’re looking for a client-focused individual with a good knowledge of employment interventions, housing and debt advice, to join us as a Peer Support Officer and recruit, train and mentor Peers in custody.
Shelter has been contracted to deliver housing, employment coordination, finance and debt advice in the Cheshire and Manchester area. This service consists of a Resettlement Team based on site in the prisons delivering advice via the new Resettlement Planning process. This will involve close working with both the prison and CRC staff to create an effective and efficient resettlement planning process for each offender that comes into custody at a Resettlement prison. You’ll play an integral part in this.
Benefits include 30 days annual leave, the possibility of flexible working and significant opportunities for learning and development.
Your key responsibilities:
And what you’ll need:
For further information about the role, the benefits of working for Shelter and to start the application process, please do sign up to attend this exciting event.
At Shelter, we welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, gender, ethnicity, religion and sexual orientation. We are facing diverse problems, so need diverse people to tackle them.
Shelter is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of clients, in particular children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff, workers and volunteers to share this commitment.
Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through our advice, support and legal services. And we campaign to make sure that, one day, no one will have to turn to us for help.
We’re here so no one has to fight bad housing or homelessness on their own.
To apply to attend this exciting event and kick-start the application process with Shelter, please follow the job board application instructions to submit your CV.