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Team Manager - Youth Offending Service

P05/P06 £42,651 - £48,234 p.a.

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Children’s Services
P05/P06 £42,651 - £48,234 p.a.
Full time 35 hours per week
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50 Isledon Road
P05/P06 £42,651 - £48,234 p.a.
02/07/2017 23:59

Islington Youth Offending Service (YOS) supervises and supports young people subject to statutory orders who often present with a range of complex needs and vulnerabilities. The service has seen substantial improvement in the last year and this role will be pivotal to contributing to this onward trajectory.

The YOS Team Manager is responsible for the direct line management of staff, including deputy team managers and specialists (e.g. reparation and referral order coordinator). The post holder will have specific lead areas including restorative justice and require some strategic oversight and management of performance. Driving improvement through empowering staff and ensuring quality standards are met will be a core component of the role.

Strong partnership working, excellent communication skills, application and knowledge of the safeguarding and YOS legislation will be critical to the role.

Previous line management experience and a strong background in assessing and managing risk, as well as being able to work independently and as part of a team will be pivotal to the role.

Closing date: Sunday 2 July 2017 at 23:59
Interview and test date: Friday 14 July 2017

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Charlotte Matthews on 0207 527 4075

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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