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Team Manager - Youth Justice Advocacy - Kent

Salary: Circa £28,000 Per Year Location: South East Sector: Not for Profit Job Type: Permanent Type of Service: Children's

Hampton's Resourcing have partnered with a National Children's Charity to help them recruit a Team Manager in their Youth Justice Advocacy Team in Rochester.

The charity has been commissioned by the Ministry of Justice to provide an Independent Children's Rights and Advocacy (ICRA) service to children, aged between 12 and 18 years, in custody.

The ICRA service is child led and independent of the secure estate; the service is based within it to ensure children can freely access support for a range of issues linked to their needs, rights & experiences of custody and resettlement.

As the Team Manager you would be managing a small team of 3 staff within the service.

This role is a child-facing service, involving lone working in the establishments, so we are seeking someone who can see the child, not the offence, who can hold children at the heart of all they do and be a voice for children.

We are seeking an individual who can evidence relevant skills, qualities, knowledge or experience in their work with children from traumatic or troubled backgrounds.

Advocacy qualification training is available, and candidates are asked to express their willingness to undertake this, if not already held.

Salary - Circa £28,000

Please note Evening and Saturday rotas apply to the service and therefore this would be a requirement for this role.

If you are interested in this position or would like to have a confidential discussion to find out further details, please Apply Now or call James on 01926 356 546

Hampton's Resourcing prides itself on creating opportunities for Social Care Senior Managers to challenge themselves to continually develop their skills and experience. Our aim is to consistently find work for the most talented individuals within Children's and Adults Social Care services, across the UK

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