Riada are currently recruiting for a full-time Probation Officer on behalf of our client, a local governing body based in the North Antrim area.
Rate of Pay: £ Negotiable.
Hours of work: 37 hours per week Monday to Friday.
Duration of post: Fixed contract until 31st July 2019.( With a possibility of an extension)
The successful probation officer will be responsible for management of individuals in both the community and in prison, seeking to reintegrate them into the community through effective assessment and supervision. Duties will include:
Providing advice and information about offenders to assist with court sentencing.
Writing/presenting pre-sentence and pre-release reports.
Helping offenders come to terms with custodial sentences.
Undertaking one-to-one and group work activities.
Organising and overseeing community service work.
Hold a recognised professional qualification in social work.
Be registered as a social worker on part 1 of the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC).
Hold a full, valid driving licence and have use of a car for official business or require reasonable adjustment in respect of disability to meet the travel requirements of the position.
As part of the reference checking and vetting process for this position you will be requested to undertake an Enhanced AccessNI Disclosure.
If you are interested in this role please apply below, email your CV to email@example.com or give Sylvia a call for more details on 028 7032 6600.
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