Senior Project Worker – Islington Ex-offenders Service
£27,648 – £31,142 per annum
37.5 hours per week
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Islington Ex-Offenders Service for a Senior Project Worker to join the team on a full-time, permanent basis. The service provides 47 accommodation units across four projects based in Islington offering medium / high support to men with a history of offending behaviour. The client group may also have additional support needs including substance use, mental health or physical health.
The post-holder will hold their own caseload while providing support to other members of staff in the team. In addition, the post holder will also be expected to carry out some additional administrative tasks as assigned by the Service / Deputy Manager.
Our client is looking for someone with experience of working with vulnerable adults and/or ex-offenders and who can effectively motivate, inspire and support others to make positive changes in their lives. You should have a good knowledge of the issues and barriers that our clients face and be able to support them to access appropriate services and manage risk. You will have excellent communication and negotiation skills and the ability to promote good working relationships with external agencies. You will also have line management / supervisory experience or be able to demonstrate a willingness and capacity to develop management skills.
In return, the company offer a range of benefits including a pension scheme, staff discounts scheme and flexible working to help you maintain a healthy work/life balance and are also committed to providing their staff with a wide range of learning and development opportunities in support of their personal and professional development.
Closing Date: 10am, Tuesday 18th July
Interview and Assessment date: tbc
Equality, diversity and inclusion are central to the organisation’s values and how they work
Benefits: Excellent benefits