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Probation Service Officer

LOCATION: High Wycombe


HOURS: 37 hours


PAY RATE: £20.07



This role will be allow hybrid working for the successful candidate, 3 days in the office and 2 from home.

Candidates should ideally have worked as a PSO previously, however candidates with transferable skills that have worked with offenders previously will also be considered for the role.



Full Job Description



  • To undertake the full range of offender management tasks with offenders assessed as low or medium risk of harm and to support the Probation Officer grade in high risk cases.

  • When providing case manager support, to contribute to the delivery of the Risk Management plan and report significant changes relating to risk of harm and/or of reoffending or any non-compliance within agreed enforcement procedures

  • To use computer based systems to produce, update and maintain records and other documentation within agreed timescales

  • Ensure effective referrals to services and facilities and communicate with offender management staff, interventions staff, service providers and external agencies to review progress and associated risks.

  • To undertake prison, home or alternate location visits as required in accordance with service procedures and policies.

  • To undertake work in the court setting, including the completion of appropriate reports on cases and prosecution of breaches.


Essential Requirements



  • Experience of working and supporting a diverse range of people who have experienced a range of social/personal difficulties, including working with groups and individuals to motivate and change behaviour.

  • Experience of making effective referrals to and managing relationships between external agencies to enhance positive outcomes, manage risk and reduce reoffending.

  • An understanding of and commitment to equal opportunities and diversity good practice



Anyone interested can email an up to date CV to andrew.quinney@servicecare.org.uk or call Andy on 01772 208962




  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Rate: Up to £20.07 per hour
  • Location: High Wycombe, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Public_Sector
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Andrew Quinney
  • Tel: 01772 208962
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2024-05-23 15:44:44 -

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