Youth Justice Support Worker - Scarborough
Band 9 SCP25 (22,213 p.a.)
Full Time 37hrs per week (some evening & weekend work)
Fixed Term Contract to 31 March 2017

Our support workers carry out direct work with young people. This includes a wide range of activities, some of which involves evening and weekend work. Support workers are responsible for delivery of structured offending behaviour work, sport and constructive leisure, family and peer relationships, assisting reparation, supporting education, accompanying young people during visits to Police stations and courts etc.

YJS Support Workers enjoy a busy, varied and active pace, with opportunities to be involved in a wide range of interesting and rewarding activity. The role requires good organisational skills, and the ability to form positive, influential relationships with challenging young people.

Applicants must have a full driving licence and access to a car for work purposes, and will be subject to enhanced CRB Clearance.  To apply for this vacancy please log onto and click apply

Closing Date: Friday 15th July 2016

Interviews: Wednesday 27th July 2016

For informal discussion or further information, please visit or contact David Barton, Practice Manager 01609 534767 or Liz Race, Practice Manager 01609 533883.

The North Yorkshire Youth Justice service employs approximately 100 staff in a wide range of professional and ancillary roles. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing the quality and diversity of our staff team. If you are considering a career in youth justice, please download our leaflet here.

NYCC are committed to directly recruiting staff and will not accept applications nor services from agency suppliers in respect of our vacancies.

We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

If you would like to apply for a YJS post please visit  or if you have any problems please contact the recruitment team on 01609 798342

There are a wide range of opportunities within the North Yorkshire Youth Justice Service (YJS) for volunteers to become involved and gain experience and understanding of the work carried out by the YJS.

North Yorkshire YJS has approximately 60 volunteers across the county about 30 in the western part which includes Harrogate, Skipton and Northallerton and 30 in the east part which includes Scarborough and Selby.

Head Office | Room SB004 | County Hall | Racecourse Lane | Northallerton | DL7 8AD | Telephone 01609 536168
West YJS
| Delta House | 12b, North Park Road | Harrogate | HG1 5PG | Telephone 01609 535030
East YJS
| 2nd Floor, Pavilion House | Westborough | Scarborough | YO11 2JN | Telephone 01609 534751
Selby YJS
| Community House | Portholme Road | Selby | YO8 4QQ | Telephone 01609 534751

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