Disclosures Officers

Red Snapper Recruitment Limited
£14.48 - £18.77/hour £14.48 PAYE or £18.77 Umbrella
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking to recruit Disclosure Team Members to examine all material within a high profile investigation by applying the guidelines and the Code of Practice as set out in The Criminal Procedures and Investigation Act 1996 (as amended by the Criminal Justices Act 2003), the Disclosure Manual, The Disclosure Protocol and the Attorney Generals Guidelines’ on disclosure.

You will assess all material retained within the investigation to ascertain their relevancy, evidential value, sensitivity and ability to undermine the case or assist the defence.

You will liaise with the Crown Prosecution Service, other agencies and counsel at case conferences and discuss disclosure, public interest immunity issues and possible defence arguments, as necessary.

The essential requirements are:

The post-holder must be able to demonstrate
• Proven experience of undertaking the role of Disclosure Team Member in a criminal investigation
• A sound knowledge and understanding of the Criminal Procedures Investigations Act 1996 and relevant amendments to disclosure requirements.
• Proven experience of making appropriate decisions based on assessment of existing information.

Desired Criteria
• Experience using of the HOLMES database to produce disclosure MG Schedules

Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: £14.48ph PAYE - £18.77ph Umbrella
Full Time: 37 hours per week
Contract: Temp contract until end of March 2018

Please note that due to the nature of the investigation any individuals who have previously worked for West Midlands, South Yorkshire or Merseyside police are ineligible to apply.

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