Restorative Justice Coordinator

Victim Support
Leamington Spa
£25000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
17 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Victim Support (VS) is the independent charity for people affected by crime in England and Wales. We work towards a world where people affected by crime get the support they need and respect they deserve. The aim of the job is to deliver Restorative Justice (RJ) services across an allocated area, under the direction of the RJ Development Manager and in accordance with the project plan. Managing a caseload and delivering RJ interventions to meet the needs of service users (victims and offenders). Delivering on KPIs and outcomes within the terms of grant agreement(s). Ensuring the highest standards of RJ practices in accordance with the principles of the Restorative Justice Council.You will hold an RJ conferencing caseload, demonstrating and delivering effective RJ practiceThe ideal candidate will be used to working in a busy environment, be able to juggle multiple areas of responsibility, demonstrate innovation and be creative to meet the needs of the service and clients. You will have completed relevant RJ training and have experience of delivering a service and working directly with clients in a statutory, voluntary or community setting.You must be organised, have an understanding of maintaining confidentiality, safe working practices and the maintenance of files in accordance with the Data Protection Act.You must be able to demonstrate your active commitment to promoting equal opportunities, diversity and inclusion. Appointments will be subject to police vetting, satisfactory checks made by the Disclosure & Barring Service and references. In return, we offer a pension and an array of voluntary benefits. We also offer 25 days annual leave (pro-rata) and the opportunity to play a key role in a national charity providing world-class services to victims and witnesses and being a vital force for change. If you believe you meet the requirements, then you would love to hear from you! Applications should be explicit enough to provide good evidence against the shortlisting criteria in the 'job holder competencies' section of the attached job description. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we will only contact people who have been shortlisted for interview. In order to apply, please create an online profile in our website (jobs section), complete and submit an online application form. Victim Support takes pride in being a diverse organisation, enriched by the participation of all individuals and communities. Diversity matters and we value it.