Support Worker / Domestic Abuse

Recruiter
NETWORX
Location
Worcester
Salary
£11,000 per annum £11,000 per annum
Posted
10 Mar 2018
Closes
21 Mar 2018
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker / Domestic Abuse

Worcester with travel throughout Worcestershire

12 month fixed term contract

18.5 hours per week

£11,000 per annum

Our client’s mission is to improve the quality of life of people and the communities in which they live. Today our client’s role in providing new homes, investing in communities, providing services to their 20,000 customers and supporting local people is more important than ever before.

They are looking to recruit a Support Worker to provide advocacy and support to men from minority communities affected by domestic abuse. This is a great opportunity to really make a difference.

The successful candidate will have previous experience of advocacy and support work with vulnerable people, together with a relevant professional qualification, a current driving licence and use of their own vehicle.

You will have experience of delivering one to one and telephone support, a clear understanding of the nature and impact of domestic abuse and an appreciation of the issues for male victims. You must be able to work as part of a support team, with minimal supervision, be able to organise a busy workload and respond to unplanned demands. You will have excellent negotiation and presentation skills, be IT literate, using databases and Microsoft Office and internet communications.

We positively welcome enquiries from applicants appropriately knowledgeable and experienced, from minority communities.

2 out of hours shifts per month.

Enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check is required.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 26 March 2018

Interviews: Wednesday 11 April 2018



This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80393248

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