Case Manager, 18 Month FTC, Woodbridge, £21,000 - £23,000 DOE

Recruiter
rthirteen recruitment
Location
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

R13 recruitment are currently supporting a highly reputable organisation in their search for an experienced Case Manager. Your main area of focus will be to provide high quality, case management support to a caseload of 40-50 customers offering support, advice and guidance to those being released into the community. This role would be based at HMP Warren Hill, Woodbridge.

Duties to include:

  • Management of a caseload of customers with complex needs.
  • Providing advice, guidance and support to enable customers overcome barriers.
  • Ensuring effective case management and coordination with a particular focus on safeguarding, housing, social and family functioning and employability, psychological and physical health risks.
  • Collaborating with agencies to carry out joint key working to enable effective engagement and movement.
  • Reviewing on-going care and treatment, liaising with specialist workers.
  • Using motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioural techniques and brief interventions in a variety of settings to promote self-esteem, well-being and motivation.
  • Carrying out triage, risk assessment and risk management plans.
  • Mentoring with volunteers or external agencies.
  • Signposting customers to other internal and external support where appropriate.

You will have/be:

  • Experienced Case Manager or a graduate in Criminology or Psychology.
  • IAG Level 3 qualification is desirable but IS NOT essential.
  • Ability to work with and manage individuals with challenging behaviour.
  • Successful track record of working to targets.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Office programmes and internal databases.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.
  • Self-motivated and outcome driven approach to work.
  • Excellent organisational skills coupled with the ability to prioritise workload in order to meet deadlines.

**Please Note, you will be required to undertake and pass a CRB check**

Offered salary of £21,000 to £23,000 DOE. This is a full time, 18 month fixed term contract position. A comprehensive benefits package is offered including; 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, pension scheme, death in service and an enhanced maternity. Working hours are 8.30 - 4.30pm Monday - Friday with some flexibility.

How to apply:

To hear more details about this fantastic opportunity please email your CV to Jess Harber - Resource Specialist at rthirteen recruitment.

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