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Senior Probation Officer

Croydon, London
£29.33 to £31.08 Per Hour
Job Type
22 Sep 2022
Senior Probation Officer Overview LOCATION: Croydon, London HOURS: 37 hours LENGTH OF CONTRACT: 6 months PAY RATE: £29.33 - £31.08 (Depending on experience) Full Job Description To provide effective management and leadership to the team To be accountable for the quality delivery of good practice and team performance improvement within policy and national standards To ensure that all team resources, are deployed efficiently and effectively. To ensure that staff can efficiently and effectively meet the requirements of the NPS' contract with HMPPS, Community Rehabilitation Companies (CRC) and local business plans as required To access, interpret, analyse and apply performance data pro-actively in order to improve function/team performance, evaluate practice and deliver organisational aims To proactively manage staff development, issues of underperformance, attendance, health and safety, employee relations and diversity matters. Adopt a consistent, fair and objective standpoint when making decisions in relation to individual staff issues To contribute directly to public protection through multi-agency arrangements and individual casework review, discussion and feedback In accordance with the business plan, to provide a leading role and direction in work with partners and key stakeholders, and represent the NPS as appropriate to the role To undertake 'stand-by' duties and participate in the 'out-of-hours' rota, responding to issues as appropriate Carry out safeguarding children and safeguarding adult duties in accordance with the NPS statutory responsibilities and agency policies To undertake specific areas of responsibility as delegated by the Area Manager and any other duties as appropriate commensurate with the grading of the post Essential Requirements Probation Qualification Framework Graduate Diploma/ Honours Degree in Community Justice integrated with Level 5 Diploma in Probation Practice. Or A qualification which was recognised at the time of qualification by the Secretary of State for Justice as per Section 10 of the Offender Management Act 2007. The following qualifications gained in England and Wales were previously recognised as providing such eligibility: Diploma in Probation Studies, Diploma in Social Work (with Probation Option) CQSW (with Probation Option)
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  • Job Reference: 718862187-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions
    Service Care Solutions
  • Location: Croydon, London
  • Salary: £29.33 to £31.08 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Contract