Care Not Custody Caseworker (Women Only)



Recruiting Organisation: Brighton Women’s Centre                                   

Working hours: Between 21 hours and 35 hours subject to negotiation. Within normal office hours 9am – 5pm. Occasional out of hours may be required. As there are several posts being offered, there is potential flexibility for contractual hours for each post.
Salary: £26,181.73 FTE, moving to £27,490.81 after successfully passing three month’s probationary period.
Contract: Fixed term until March 2025
Location: This Care Not Custody Caseworker will be based in West Sussex, with some work from home and other BWC locations in Sussex. Local travel will be expected.


Care Not Custody is a pilot intervention service in partnership with Sussex Police and Probation, to divert women away from the criminal justice system, by offering case work support through an Out of Court disposal (OOCD) or intervention to prevent a breach of their Probation order. The role is to deliver one to one case-work interventions for women referred on a diversionary programme from Sussex Police as well as supporting the wider Inspire project in their work with women in the Criminal Justice System.


To Apply

For the full job description, person specification and more information on BWC please download the Job Application Pack from the website: .

To apply please complete an application form and equalities monitoring form and return these to before the deadline.


Closing Date: 26 February 2024

Interview Date: 5 March 2024



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