Role Title: Project worker - New Leaf Women's Turnaround
Salary: £20,790 per annum
Job Ref No:- NLWTPW0119
37 hours per week
Location: Across Cheshire East & West
Fixed term until 31.8.2019
View job details and apply online at www.psspeople.com and click on “Work for Us”
New Leaf Women's Turnaround is a shiny new PSS service is part of Cheshire and Warrington’s 'New Leaf Partnership' to support women across Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Warrington who have come into contact with the Police through low level offences.
We're looking for dedicated and open-minded women who are excited to launch this service with us and help women across Cheshire get onto the right track (before they get fully onto the wrong one). Working alongside Cheshire Police and a whole host of other local partners you will be part of a small but mighty team who make a big difference in these women's lives. You will engage women delivering targeted and structured support that helps to prevent further involvement with the criminal justice system and ultimately moves these women along the path to employment, education and/or training.
This service is all about giving women another chance, helping them build their confidence and showing them they really can make something of themselves. Therefore you'll need to truly live our PSS value of 'open-minded' and believe in these women and their future possibilities. Talking of our values, they're super important to us so have a gander at them on our website to make sure you're a true PSS person!
So if this job sounds like you and you’re looking for something a bit more 'you' then we'd love to hear from you.
Your trusty candidate pack will help you get a feel for what it’s like to work with us, find out what we’re looking for, explain the recruitment process and help you decide whether you can see yourself as a part of our amazing team. Each section is crammed with hints and tips to help you make a great application, so please take the time to give it a good read.
New Leaf is a Building Better Opportunities project funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery, through the Big Lottery Fund.
It is an innovative project, targeting individuals furthest away from the labour market in the Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) area, to help them in their journey towards employment.
Led by Warrington-based Golden Gates Housing Trust, working in partnership with other organisations across the area, New Leaf will support 2,800 individuals over a three year period, providing a tailored service, giving individual support and direction.
If you feel that you do possess the essential skills outlined in the Person Specification, then we would welcome your application.
This position is fully funded by the Building Better Opportunities project funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery, through the Big Lottery Fund.
- Closing date – 14th February 2019
- Interviews – w/c 18th February 2019