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Work With Offenders - The Choices
Effective Administration is key to ensuring the smooth running of the YOT and to successful performance and budget management. A Skilled administrator who understands the work of the YOT and who can relate to colleagues from a variety of agencies can make a real difference to the quality of outcomes. Within YOTs there will be a variety of administrative roles available at varying levels of seniority. In addition to tasks such as data inputting, establishing and maintaining systems for managing data/ letters and taking telephone queries etc, some administrator posts may require the post holder to represent the YOT at meetings.
Essential skills usually include:
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel
Previous experience and accuracy of inputting data into computer or case management systems