N7, London
Marylebone, Greater London
22,950 - 27,030
Contract, Part-time
Job description

To work closely with National probation Service (NPS) London Division and all main stakeholders including NPS staff, Court staff, duty solicitors, custody officers, court ushers, mental health team based in court and interpreters to improve outcomes for vulnerable foreign national women, especially from minority community such as the Roma community, appearing in Westminster Magistrates Court and to support the pre-sentence report writing process.

To work holistically with the women providing language support, information to enable them to understand their situation and court processes. You will also aim to ensure that the court takes a problem solving approach that addresses vulnerability, gender and precarious immigration status and so achieve the best possible outcome for the women.

We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities to bring diverse skills, experiences abilities and to better represent the people we support. We strongly encourage women with additional languages to apply. Desirable language skills specific for this post: Bulgarian

We provide frequent training and development opportunities to all our staff and support all staff by offering regular well-being classes, clinical supervision, and external well-being activities

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Refreshed on: 25 August 2019
Closed date: 06 September 2019
Job ref: Court PW
Tags: Advocacy, Support Worker

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