Have you got what it takes to support prisoners and their families?
Our client is a highly respected independent charity, which together with its subsidiary, works across England and Wales to develop and deliver a range of innovative services, providing practical and emotional support to prisoners’ children and families, to prisoners, and to ex-offenders.
Position: Groupwork Manager
Location: Across multiple London Prisons
Job type: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract (28-02-2021)
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Closing date for applications: 22 January, 2020
Interview date: 31st January 2020
About the role:
As a Groupwork Manager you will lead a team of tutors, whilst also delivering courses yourself. You will have a key role in the delivery of interventions in London prisons and in ensuring that delivery is excellent across all sites.
You will have experience of delivering training or groupwork interventions to young people and adults, hold a relevant training qualification and ideally have experience of working in prison. In return you will receive a full induction programme including train the trainer for the various groupwork courses you will be delivering.
You will also update and centrally locate material and information about our client, including reviewing course manuals, promotional literature and ensuring everything is shared appropriately via the shared drives, intranet and website.
Furthermore, you will develop and maintain good, pro-active working relationships with agencies both in the prison and in the community, including promotion of our client and development of referral procedures.
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 and Prison Security Check (National Police Computer Record).
If you feel that you meet the criteria of this role please complete an application form by clicking the `apply` button
You may have experience of the following: Family Groupwork Facilitator, Group Coordinator, Project Facilitator, Development Officer, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Family Services, Project Coordinator, Not For Profit, Criminal Justice, Training, NFP, etc.