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Placement Case Manager

Placement Case Manager

Job Title: Placement Case Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading
Start Date: February 2020
Reference: MTC08
Job Published: January 28, 2020 18:18

Job Description

Placement Case Manager 

Location: Reading

Salary: £22,039

Closing Date: 2nd February 2020

What is Community Payback? Community Payback is unpaid work sentenced by the courts, for example the service user could be tasked with removing graffiti, clearing areas of land of rubbish, decorating public places and buildings, etc. They would usually work in their local area and are managed throughout by our teams.


What will this role involve?  You would be employed as a 'Placement Case Manager', to include the management of offenders sentenced to a Community Payback Requirement by the Courts, and the sourcing and setting up of work placements in the community.


The ideal candidate will need to be able to work quickly and efficiently with a high level of accuracy. You will have time-driven targets, so being able to work under pressure is key.


You will show a willingness and ability to work unsocial hours (evenings and weekends) on a notified rota basis and be flexible to travel across the Thames Valley region.


Key qualities and skills

Positive outlook
An imaginative approach
Resilient attitude
Excellent communication skills
Supportive of our service users (offenders)
Working effectively within a team
Ability to think on your feet and adapt
Assertiveness; able to act with authority when appropriate
Excellent organisation and time-keeping

What can we offer you? Everything that we do is geared towards transforming lives and building safer communities and we do our best to help people turn their lives around.

There will always be an opportunity to develop yourself within this role, as you can take part in a number of accredited training courses and development programmes.


We look forward to receiving your application.