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As a Staff Member

Recent vacancies: 

Restorative Approaches Avon & Somerset

Part Time Caseworker – 21 hours per week (Fixed Term initially to 31st March 2019) – This vacancy is now closed.

Resolve West (formerly Bristol Mediation) currently provides a range of services across Avon & Somerset including Restorative Justice working in partnership with the Avon & Somerset police.

Due to changes in our casework team we are looking to recruit a highly motivated and confident caseworker with enthusiasm and energy to join our hardworking team on a fixed term initially to 31st March 2019. The successful post holder will have excellent interpersonal skills, have experience and understanding of Restorative Justice, and the criminal justice system, and a strong commitment to promoting restorative approaches. High levels of administrative, IT, organisational and inter-personal skills are essential. The successful post holder will be able to work as part of a team and also on their own initiative, have excellent listening skills, putting partner agencies and services users at ease and deal with high levels of emotion whilst remaining calm, focussed and non-judgmental.

Excellent time management, working under pressure and to deadlines is an essential part of this role whilst being able to reflect the professionalism of our service over the telephone to our volunteers, partner agencies and service users.

Closing date for applications: 12pm Friday 28th September 2018. CV’s will not be accepted.

Expected interview date: Thursday 11th October 2018.

For further information please contact Jules Cox, Director, Resolve West (formerly Bristol Mediation) on 0117 9415379 or email

Download application pack forms here:

Covering letter for RAAS Caseworker

BM Background

RAAS Caseworker Job Description 2018

Application Form

Equalities monitoring form

As a Volunteer

If you are interested in volunteering for us, there are a number of opportunities available:

Volunteer Mediator – If you are an already qualified and experienced mediator, we may have vacancies in our mediator team, so please contact us.   If you are looking to join us via our own training courses, please see visit out Training. page.

Restorative Justice Volunteer – If you are an already qualified and experienced RJ facilitator we may have vacancies in our team, so please contact us.   If you are looking to join us via our own training courses, please see visit out Training. page.

Trustees – We are always looking for people to join us as Trustees, to steer the organisation and help ensure we fulfil our legal and financial responsibilities. If you have experience and skills, particularly in the field of community engagement, fundraising, human resources, bid writing, organisational development , of course, an interest in conflict resolution and restorative justice  please contact our Director, Julie Cox for further information.

General Volunteering – We are looking for volunteers to join us and support us in the office.  This could include analysis of data, evaluation and monitoring, publicity, mailings, fundraising, marketing and other general admin duties.  If this was of interest please send a CV to our Director, Julie Cox via email or telephone 0117 9415379.

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