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Youth Offending Service Officer - YOT

Job Type:
Social Work
Youth Offending
Youth Offending Service Officer
Barking and Dagenham
£27 per hour
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Youth Offending Service Officer - YOT - Barking and Dagenham - £27 per hour 

We are looking for a Youth Offending Service Officer to join Barking and Dagenham YOT.

In this role as a Youth Offending Service Officer you will attend Youth Courts (when trained and as required) and provide court duty cover for Saturdays and Bank Holidays on a rota basis. You will also participate in regular supervision, staff development and training as appropriate to ensure effective service delivery, and take a full role in team meetings. 
Benefits as a Youth Offending Service Officer:
  • Flexible working  
  • Weekly pay  
  • Dedicated consultant  
Duties as a Youth Offending Service Officer:
  • Undertake assessments and prepare reports of young people referred to the Youth Offending Service. 
  • Manage a range of complex, multi-agency cases.
  • Provide structured intervention programmes.
  • To work with partner agencies and voluntary organisations in the provision of alternative ways of supporting young people and their families.
  • To hold case responsibility for young people and provide specialist advice, counselling and support (emotional, social and practical) to individuals as well as families. 
  • To maintain accurate up-to-date records using IT systems, where appropriate. 
  • To be prepared to work outside normal office hours in accordance with the needs of young people and the service.
  • To provide direction and support to sessional workers, mentors and volunteers who contribute to the direct intervention programmes of the Youth Offending Service. 
  • To supervise YOS staff’s case management, report work and structured intervention programmes.
  • To provide regular supervision, staff development and training as appropriate to ensure effective service delivery. 
  • Take the lead with regard to specific areas of development. 
  • Contribute to organisational development, innovation and change.  
You MUST be:
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • Qualified as a Youth Offending Service Officer 
 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 youth work positions across the UK
  • “Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each youth 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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