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Court Duty Officer

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are the leading recruitment agency for the Probation service nationwide. We are currently recruiting for a Court Duty Officer in High Wycombe!

LOCATION: High Wycombe
HOURS: Full time
DURATION: On-going contract
PAY RATE: £18 - £20.07 PH (DoE)

Summary - To assess and manage the risk posed by offenders to protect victims of crime and the general public by:

  • Providing information and advice to criminal courts, other criminal justice agencies and partner organisations
  • Supervising offenders subject to community orders and licenses and during custodial sentences
  • Contributing to the management of risk.
  • Working with other agencies and groups to prevent crime and meet the needs of victims and offenders

Responsibilities, Activities & Duties

  • Provide professional advice and assessments to courts, the Parole Board, and criminal justice agencies.
  • Manage offenders at all risk levels, including high-risk cases.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation within designated timelines.
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners (courts, victim support, prisons, etc.) to optimise outcomes and manage risk.
  • Participate in professional forums and provide guidance to colleagues and support staff.
  • Conduct prison, home, and community visits as needed.
  • Respond to risk escalations and develop risk management plans.
  • Deliver or co-lead accredited interventions for offenders.

If you are interested in applying, please contact Oliver Jefferson on 01772 208962 or send your CV to

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