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Probation Officer

Job Description

Service care solutions is a market leading recruitment company, specialising in the probation sector and recruiting for numerous roles across the country with a wide range of opportunities. Why Service care solutions?

  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of probation job roles across the UK

Job title - Probation Officer
Location - Coventry
Working hours - 37 hours per week (Temporary Contract)
Pay rate - £22.44 - £26.45 (Depending on experience)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced operational Probation Officer to join our client.
As a successful Probation Officer, you will play a vital role in an Offender Management Team, working directly with service users ranging from low to medium risk.
Job details -

  • Working with people on probation to analyse and address their behaviour
  • Assessing offender needs
  • The preparation and delivery of reports (Court, Parole etc)
  • The assessment and management of the risk of serious harm posed by individuals
  • Accurate case recording
  • There will be some aspects of working remotely which will include home visits

Essential requirements -

  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Degree in criminology, police studies, community justice or criminal justice
  • Honours Degree/Graduate Diploma and Level 5 Diploma in Probation Practice; or Diploma in Probation Studies; or Diploma in Social Work (Probation option) or equivalent,
  • Evidence and experience of working for a recognised provider of probation services for 5 years