Team Leader Court Services - Dudley Magistrates Court

Dudley, West Midlands
£23,230 per annum
26 Sep 2017
15 Oct 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Citizens Advice provide free, independent and impartial advice and information to help people resolve their legal, money and other problems. In the past year we have helped over 2.5 million people solve over 6.2 million problems. Our national network delivers services from over 3,000 locations in England and Wales. In 2015 we won Charity Times Charity of the Year for our work. Now we want to do even more.

Team Leader Court Services - Dudley Magistrates Court

£23,230 per annum
Location: Dudley Magistrates Court
36 hours 15 minutes
Full-time Permanent
Job Ref - 17\146

Our trained volunteers provide practical and emotional support and information to defence and prosecution witnesses. We are looking for someone with an excellent understanding of the voluntary sector and experience in managing volunteers.

The Team Leader is responsible for the delivery of the Witness Service within the court environment, through the effective coordination and development of volunteers who support witnesses in their journey through the criminal justice system.

This role is also responsible for developing and maintaining local key stakeholder relationships with a view to enhancing partnership working, maintaining and enhancing service delivery standards and effectiveness. We are seeking candidates with the ability to develop and motivate volunteers and/ or staff, and with experience of building effective relationships and creating partnerships with key organisations and other stakeholders.

Citizens Advice values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities and people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic groups, as they are currently under represented in our workforce.

Closing date: 15th October 2017
Interview date: 24th October 2017

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