Job Title: Resettlement Worker (Offender Services)
Location: Hmp Northumberland (Northumbria Contract Package Area)
Accountable to: Service Manager or Team Leader
Salary: £20,503 - £21,528 per annum pro rata
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term until 31st March 2019
Leave: 30 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays (currently 8 per year). This is pro-rated for any employees working less than 37.5 hours per week
Event: Shelter Careers Event Northumbria (28th June, 10am - 2pm, Shelter Newcastle Office)
Shelter have an exciting opportunity for Resettlement Workers to join their team at HMP Northumberland. They are holding a Careers Event this June to give candidates a unique opportunity to come along, meet staff, ask questions and kick-start the application process.
About the Role
Resettlement Workers will be required to deliver a professional, impartial pragmatic and outcome focussed Resettlement Service to offenders within all relevant locations within the Northumbria CRC area.
This work will involve delivering housing, finance and debt interventions in order to aid an individual’s resettlement.
Resettlement Workers will be responsible for:
Some locations are difficult to reach with the use of Public Transport. It is therefore preferable for candidates to have a full driver’s license and access to a vehicle with relevant insurance
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.
Our expert advice and services are available through our website, helpline and face-to-face centres throughout England and Scotland. This, in turn, informs our campaigning for new laws, policies, and solutions. Tackling the root causes of bad housing means people can find and keep a home in a place where they can thrive.
The position will be working within the TR Through the Gate Team. Based in Northumbria Contract Package Area (CPA). The substantive location at Hmp Northumberland but with an expectation to work across multiple locations within CPA, as required to support cover and sickness.
The function of the team is to deliver housing, finance and debt interventions in custody and in the community.
This will include, but not limited to, the following:
To apply, please follow the job board application instructions to submit your CV. You will then be sent an email directing you to the about event attendance.
Please fill in the form, upload your CV to complete your application. You will also register during this process to enable you to log in track you application and setup Job Alerts.