Community Care Caseworker

PAS is recruiting for a Community Care Caseworker.

PAS’s caseworkers provide legal advice and advocacy to prisoners throughout England and Wales. The Director at PAS supervises the post, which is self-servicing.

This role offers excellent opportunities for the right candidate, who will be able to take responsibility for and develop a full caseload. Knowledge of the main issues affecting prisoners is essential.

The post is 3 days a week.  A 4 day week will be considered for the right candidate. 

The entry pay level will be £33,856 – £34,741 pro-rata including London weighting.  

PAS currently offers hybrid working.  The post holder would be expected to attend the office for at least one day a week.

Community Care Caseworker

The caseworker specialises in prison law and community care law as it relates to prisoners, including advising and assisting prisoners with disabilities, and those who are soon to be released with regards to their resettlement rights in the community.

This role involves:

  • providing legal advice, representation and information to prisoners in England and Wales regarding their rights during sentence and upon release;
  • providing legal advice through outreach clinics in prisons, the telephone advice line and general letters; 
  • liaising with governmental, non-governmental and professional organisations and individuals on behalf of prisoners and the organisation.

The closing date for applications is 30 September 2021. Interviews will be held during October.

Please send completed application forms (which may be downloaded via the link below) to:

Comm Care JOB DESCRIPTION 2021 (002)

Comm Care Person Spec 2021

Comm Care application form