This post presents an exciting opportunity to become a Wellbeing Practitioner at our Personal Wellbeing service covering the Avon & Somerset area. Commissioned by HMPPS these services are focused on supporting adult male ex-offenders across the following pathways:
· Family and Significant Others
· Lifestyle and Associates
· Emotional Wellbeing Services
· Social Inclusion
Your role will be to support service users to develop strategies to manage emotions and design and deliver skills training to foster self-confidence by knowing how to access appropriate support. You will also support service users to increase capacity to undertake activities to support daily living and advocate for service users in conjunction with multi-agency partners to engage with treatment and other professionals/services (MH teams/support groups) Your role will support our team in achieving our Justice Business Plan objectives: innovate, revitalise and reform the delivery of Justice Services.
This role will involve working in close partnership with delivery partners, HMPPS, Voluntary Sector and other Criminal Justice organisations to promote and deliver our services and achieve the required outputs and outcomes.
Driving License and Access to a vehicle.
Good basic education, including Maths and English GCSE or equivalent.
Evidence of continual professional development.
Experience working with Microsoft Office – Word and Excel
Any qualification relevant to rehabilitation of offenders, for example criminology/ criminal justice/ social care/ mental health/ IAG/ Family Services/ Emotional Wellbeing/ Social Inclusion.
Ability to work from or travel to our sites in Yeovil/ Taunton.