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Probation Officer - Youth Offending Service

Job Type:
Social Work, Probation Services
Youth Offending
Probation Officer
£18 to £21 per hour
Job Ref:

Probation Officer - Youth Offending Service - Islington - £18 - £21 per hour
We are looking to recruit a Probation Officer to work for Islington Youth Offending Service - YOT.
The Youth Offending Service are looking for an experienced and skilled officer to join its service. The candidate can be Social Work or Probation qualified, or can be unqualified with considerable experience  
Benefits as a YOT Probation Officer:
  • Dedicated consultant
  • Weekly pay
  • Flexible working 
Duties as a YOT Probation Officer:
  • Provide pre-sentence reports for courts on people charged with an offence, helping them to decide what sentence should be passed
  • Protect the public by collaborating effectively with other agencies in the criminal justice system, such as the police, local authorities, courts, health services, substance misuse services, voluntary agencies and youth offending teams
  • Carry out risk assessments and reviews on service users in order to protect the public from further possible offending
  • Manage and enforce community orders made by the courts
  • Motivate service users to change their attitudes and behaviour in order to help reduce further offending
  • Provide specialist reports to prison governors and parole review boards that help determine whether a prisoner should be released and, if so, under what conditions
  • Work with prisoners sentenced to 12 months or more in custody during and after their sentence, helping them to reintegrate into the community
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Previously have worked as a Probation Officer
  • Previous Youth Offending experience  
Why Liquid Personnel?
  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive criminal justice knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of probation positions across the UK
  • “Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each probation officer you refer who we successfully place*
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
For more information please contact

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6822
Contact: Olivia Jones

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