Deputy Head of Youth Justice Service

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Public Sector

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day + Dependant on Experience

  • Contact:

    Isabelle Hatton

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  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Startdate:

    1st July

  • Consultant:

    Isabelle Hatton

Role: Deputy Head of Service - Youth Justice Team

Rate: Competitive and Negotiable

Contract: 3 - 6 months

Working Style: Fully Remote


Line Management Responsibility for 2x Team Leaders (Young People's Birth to age 25 and Participation and Engagement) - 1x Panel and Volunteer Coordinator - 1x Restorative Justice Officer - 1 x Education Officer - 1 x ISS/Reparation Officer - 1 x Counsellor

To work with the Head of Service as the operational lead for the Youth Justice Service (YJS).

To take overall responsibility for ensuring services are delivered in line with local and National Standards, ensuring safe, effective and consistent delivery with the primary objective to deliver high quality outcome focused youth justice provision to children/young people (aged 10-18 years) in the area.


- Experience within Local Authority Youth Justice Teams at Senior Service Manager or Deputy Head of Service Level previously

- Up-to-date knowledge of Youth Justice Legislation

- Enhanced DBS (Children) or on the update service