Case Worker

Custodial Case Worker

Part time 3 days per week 9am to 5pm

This role is in Lowestoft


* Helping people within the justice system to prepare for when they leave custody and re-enter the community

* To hep them with social inclusion, health, family, housing, education, employment

* Provide advice guidance and support to overcome barriers to social inclusion and signpost to internal and external support.

* Development of customer action plan post referral, updating and developing whilst addressing barriers

* Accurate and timely recording of input client data and information in order that the service operates within requirements

* Carry out triage, risk assessments, risk management plans and comprehensive assessments.

* Review on going care and liaising closely with the full range of workers within the multi-disciplinary team.

* Work in partnership with other agencies to promote rehabilitation.

* Recognise personal and professional boundaries

* Inputting client information onto the system


Skills and Qualifications required:

* Understanding of the barriers faced by in relation to reintegration back into society.

* Ability to work with and manage challenging behaviour

* Ability to maintain professional boundaries and work effectively with partnership agencies

* Demonstrable experience of successfully working to targets

* Good verbal, presentation and written skills and ability to communicate concisely and effectively

* Good IT skills, experience with Microsoft Office software and previous experience of working with databases

* IAG Level 3 (Desirable skill).

Salary and Benefits:

* Salary: £24,891 pro rata per annum (however can work way up in the role and salary can then reach £29,094 per annum for CF03)

* 25 days holiday + stats with option to purchase additional annual leave.

* 3.5 days paid annual leave for Christmas.

* 2 days paid per annum for volunteering work.

* Healthcare plan, discounted gym membership, life assurance at 3 times salary.

* Online shopping discounts including supermarkets and DIY stores.

* Health and wellbeing programmes.

* Full training is given