Case Manager (Rehabilitation / Resettlement) .
Pact is a national charity that supports those affected by imprisonment, their children and families.
Position: Case Manager
Location: Isle of Sheppey Cluster of Prisons (HMPs Elmley, Swaleside and Standford Hill)
Job type: Full time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £23,000 gross per annum
Benefits: Free confidential advice and counselling service, cycle scheme, contributory pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement, plus more.
Closing date: 18 January 2019
Interview date: 4 February 2019
About the role:
Pact is an ambitious and growing independent national charity which provides a fresh start for people affected by imprisonment. We are highly respected for our innovation and creativity, and our commitment to enabling people to achieve meaningful positive change in their lives.
As Case Manager you will support people with convictions in custody to break down barriers to resettlement into their local communities and support them into employment, training or education. You will support the delivery of the CFO3 Contract and provide advice, guidance, coaching, mentoring and support to a caseload of participants via regular one to one meetings and group interventions.
You will work with Community Case Managers and a range of statutory and non-statutory organisation to coordinate an effective through-the-gate service for all participants engaging in our service.
The successful candidate will have excellent listening skills, the ability to develop relationships with clients, volunteers, and other stakeholders, proven experience of achieving qualitative and quantitative targets, and an understanding of the criminal justice system.
This role will be based at one or more of the following prisons': HMP Rochester, HMP Swaleside, HMP Elmley, HMP Standford Hill.
This post is subject to a 6 month probationary period, verification of identity and proven right to work in the UK, satisfactory references from previous employers covering a 3 year period, an enhanced Disclosure (DBS), declaration of any criminal convictions (and where appropriate a satisfactory risk assessment) and Prison Vetting. Please note that being bankrupt or having County Court Judgements may affect your ability to be successfully vetted to work in a prison.
You may have experience of the following: Case Manager, Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Case Management, Coaching, Mentoring, Social Worker, Case Worker, Engagement, Community Support, Rehabilitation, Resettlement, etc.