£30k - 35k per year



Job Description

Job title: Team Leader

Salary: £35,000 per annum

Location: London, HMP Brixton and HMP Wormwood Scrubs

Job type: Full Time, Permanent

Benefits: Therapy allowance, Health cash plan, Subsidised gym memberships, Generous pension

Business overview

The Forward Trust delivers an integrated combination of treatment interventions to meet the holistic needs of service users in the community, including clinical, psycho-social and wellbeing interventions for Service Users in the community that are identified as having an Alcohol or drug problem in a high demand, fast-paced environment.

We have an excellent career opportunity within our HMP Wormwood Scrubs and HMP Brixton services for a Team Leader, where we deliver drug, alcohol and lower level mental health support.

J ob description for Team Leader

We are currently seeking Team Leaders to manage the complexities and targets of demanding services within our prison based London services. You will take the lead of the day to day running of the service being accountable to the Regional Service Manager and a wide range of stakeholders within the HMP Estate.

Requirements for the Team Leader

* Must have a Level 3 award in a relevant subject or equivalent
* Experience of supervising or managing within the drug and alcohol misuse sector
* Experience of monitoring and working in partnership with external agencies
* Experience in the criminal justice sector, or a keen interest to expand your career in this sector
* You will be results and outcome-orientated

Company benefits

As an organisation we offer flexible working patterns to support our diverse workforce needs, we have established processes for internal promotion opportunities, secondments and transfers and believe in developing from within our organisation.

We are committed to equality of opportunity. We select candidates based their abilities and skills and nothing else. We are dedicated to enhancing the diverse profile of our organisation to reflect the communities within which we work.

Closing date: Wednesday 16 th January 2019