You will join a national charity as a Mentoring Coordinator to deliver mentoring support to prisoners as part of our client’s Through the Gate service at HMP Wandsworth.
Mentoring Coordinator Responsibilities:
- You will lead a team of volunteer mentors to provide specialist person-centred support to men leaving prison.
- You will be passionate about working with volunteers and supporting people with complex needs.
Mentoring Coordinator Requirements:
As a co-ordinator for the service locally, you will need to build and maintain effective relationships with prisons, Community Rehabilitation Companies and community agencies, ensuring successful referral and feedback mechanisms are in place and providing timely and regular information to the Service Manager with regards to targets, progress and issues.
About our client:
Our client is a national charity that supports offenders, ex-offenders, and their children and families.
Location: HMP Wandsworth, London
Job type: Part Time, Fixed Term Contract
Hours: 18.75 hours per week
Salary: £12,500 per annum (£25,000 pro rata)
Benefits: Generous Holiday Entitlement & Other Benefits
Closing date: 25 September 2019
Interviews commencing week beginning: 07 October 2019
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 and satisfactory employer references covering a minimum of 3 years.
Please be aware that this role is subject to prison clearance, an enhanced DBS and references.
Our client welcomes all applications including ex- offenders, (appointment to post will be subject to a risk assessment).
You may have experience of the following: Mentoring Co-ordinator, Service Manager, Service Coordinator, Volunteer Manager, Volunteering Manager, Case Worker, Family Support Worker, Social Worker, Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteering Coordinator, Project Coordinator, etc.