Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Reduce reoffending in the local community.
  • Year established:
    2014
  • Website:
    http://www.dtvcrc.co.uk
  • Contact
    • Wetherby House, Wetherby Close, Portrack Interchange Business Park, Stockton on Tees, TS18 2SL

About Durham Tees Valley Community Rehabilitation Company

Durham Tees Valley Community Rehabilitation Company provide probation services to meet court sentencing requirements for around 4,000 geographically defined offenders.

In 2010, the two probation areas of Durham and Teesside merged to form Durham Tees Valley Probation Trust - one of the highest performing probation areas in the country. In 2014, the trust became Durham Tees Valley Community Rehabilitation Company, and in 2015, Achieving Real Change in Communities took over ownership.

Their vision is to enable people to participate in a positive future. They do this by working to reduce reoffending and protect the public, and believe that by supporting participants their communities will be safer.

They employ approximately 200 colleagues who are highly-skilled and bring a wealth of experience in managing participants to achieve the best outcomes for local communities and the individuals themselves.

The organisation is led by Chief Executive Bronwen Elphick.


What is it like to work for Durham Tees Valley Community Rehabilitation Company

My Manager
My Manager
An internal, but externally assessed, LEAP Programme for managers offers CMI Level 5/7 and CMI Level 3. In addition, staff have access to coaching, mentoring and job shadowing, in addition to The Future Stars programme.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
The Future Stars Programme recognises potential, grows from within and helps succession planning. The programme mixes work-placed learning and practical experience with a CMI Level 3 qualification. Succession planning is helped by staff trying roles on a temporary basis.
My Company
My Company
Durham Tees Valley CRC’s vision is to enable people to participate in a positive future. They work to reduce reoffending through evidence-led interventions. Their values - belief, teamwork, respect, inclusive, flexibility and trust - are displayed on everything from mouse mats to coasters.

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Women
    Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary, non-contributory pension scheme to all staff or one in which the employer puts in at least three times

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    50% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Development
    Development

    Non work related training supported

Company Statistics

  • Earning £35,000+:

    12%

  • Staff Turnover:

    13%

  • Staff:

    182

  • UK sites:

    2

  • Male : Female:

    25% / 75%

  • Average Age:

    46

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