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Probation Officer/ Social Worker/ YOS Officer

Job Type:
Social Work
Youth Offending
Social Worker, Probation Service Officer, Youth Offending Officer
South East
£25 per hour
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Probation Officer/ Social Worker/ YOS Officer – Youth Offending Service – Reading - £25 per hour

Part time basis, working Mondays, Fridays and one day in the middle.

Liquid Personnel are looking for an experienced probation officer, social worker or YOS officer to join a Youth Offending Service in Reading. This position is part time, working Monday, Fridays and one day in the middle

Benefits of this Probation Officer/ Social Worker/ YOS Officer role include:

  • Dedicated consultant
  • £25 per hour pay rate
  • Weekly pay
  • Flexible working

Duties of this position include:

  • To manage a caseload of young people, some with complex issues, made subject to a range of Court Orders (including Referral Orders, Action Plan Orders, Reparation Orders, Supervision Orders, Detention & Training Orders).
  • To supervise community sentences and other court orders (child safety, parenting), delivering appropriate interventions, according to Youth Justice Board National Standards and evidence-based practice.
  • To provide sentence planning, through-care and post release supervision for young people serving detention and training orders and other custodial sentences.
  • To prepare court reports for the Youth and Crown Courts in particular Sentence Specific Reports, Pre-Sentence Reports and Stand Down Reports.

Requirements for this Probation Officer/ Social Worker/ YOS Officer role include:

  • Qualified as a Probation Officer, Social Worker or YOS officer
  • HCPC registered (Social Worker)
  • The legal right to work in the UK

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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