Senior Youth Justice Officer

Senior Youth Justice Officer Service Care Solutions are specialist recruiters in the criminal justice sector with a wide variety of opportunities across the country.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Youth Justice Officer to join the local authority in Peterborough.LOCATION: Sand Martin House, Peterborough, PE2 8AP HOURS: 37 hours per week DURATION: 6 months ongoing PAY RATE: £28.00 per hour LtdSenior Youth Justice Officer Duties

To manage a caseload of service users with varied levels of need in accordance with National Standards for Youth Justice
To complete risk of re-offending, risk of serious harm and safety and well-being assessments on young people engaged in the criminal justice system
To prepare high quality pre-sentence reports, referral order reports and parenting assessments and reports for other agencies within required deadlines.
To deliver and / or co-ordinate interventions that focus upon reducing the risk of re-offending, risk to others and risk to the young person, including complex interventions with high-risk young people
To manage complex situations and challenging behaviours associated with working with vulnerable adults and / or young people


Recognised Professional Qualification in either Social Work, Probation Diploma, Youth Justice, or equivalent
Knowledge of the core aim(s) of a Youth Justice Services
Knowledge of relevant legislation, policy and practice relating to criminal justice and work young people
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and through all mediums
Effective use of IT and Electronic case management

If you are interested in applying, please contact Harvey Rowley on 01772 208962 or send your CV to **We offer a £250 referral fee bonus for any Candidates you refer who we place in to work on a minimum 3-month contract** The Benefits of working with Service Care Solutions:

DBS disclosures provided via fast-track online services free of charge
3 weekly payroll runs
£250 training allowance
Excellent pay rates
Specialist Probation consultants offering single point of contact
Frequent notifications of upcoming opportunities via text and email

  • Location: Peterborough, England
  • Salary: Up to £28 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 03-May-2023
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