Project Worker - Custody Resettlement Service - Haverigg

£18,289 - £22,386 pro rata
12 November 2019 12 Noon

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We are recruiting a Custody Resettlement Worker (part-time, 18.5 hrs per week) to our Cumbria Offender Services (COS) team.
Working in HMP Haverigg you will support prisoners address their accommodation and finance and debt needs in preparation for their release, and assist them in addressing any personal, social and health needs while in prison and on release.
This is a challenging job – supporting prisoners to plan for and build healthier and more fulfilling lives on their release from prison is no easy task, but the rewards in helping people to move out of the Criminal Justice System are great.
Ideally you will have experience of support or advice work in this or a related area and/or experience of work within the Criminal Justice field.
You will need a full driving licence and the use of a car for this post.
The closing date for completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 12th November 2019, with interviews taking place in Carlisle on Tuesday 19th November.
Application packs are also available via email at or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 19/ILU/69.
Should you wish to discuss the vacancy further, please contact: Iain Williamson, Project Manager on 07753582373 for further details.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

What we offer you?

We offer benefits including

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Up to 32 days (pro rata) annual leave per year