Family Engagement Manager

Recruiter
Location
Nuffield
Salary
£21,000
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Ref
00315788
Sector
Crime
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

Family Engagement Manager 

Do you have what it takes to support prisoners and their families? 

Our client is a national charity that supports offenders, ex-offenders, and their children and families. 

Position: Family Engagement Manager – Scale 1 
Location: HMP Huntercombe 
Contract type: Fixed Term Contract, 1 Year 
Hours: 37.5 per week 
Salary: £21,000 
Benefits: Generous holiday entitlement, child care vouchers, cycle to work scheme & more 

Closing Date: 20th August 2017 
Interview Date: w/c 28th August 2017 

About the role: 

As a Family Engagement Manager, you will ensure the delivery of family services in HMP Huntercombe with support from a play worker, volunteers and student placements, in line with the establishment’s requirements, with a particular focus on complex family casework. 

About you: 

To be successful in this role you will ideally be knowledgeable of the criminal justice system and have an aware of the impact of custody on prisoners and on their children and families. You will also have a clear understanding of professional boundaries which will enable you and your volunteers to work with prisoners and their families. 

In addition, you will possess excellent organisational skills, excellent communication skills and work in a challenging environment whilst remaining calm. Furthermore, you will act as a role model for volunteers and an ambassador for the charity, conducting yourself professionally at all times, with high standards of personal integrity and accountability. 

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all backgrounds, including those with previous convictions (appointment to post is subject to a risk assessment). 

This post is subject to a 6 month probationary period, verification of identity and proven right to work in the UK, satisfactory HMPPS/MoJ Security Vetting, satisfactory employer references covering a minimum of 3 years and a satisfactory enhanced DBS. 

You may have experience of the following: Family Engagement Manager, Social Worker, Charity, Family Support, Volunteer, Social Services, Volunteering, Support Worker etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.