Support Worker - Domestic Abuse - Amber Valley

Temporary Female Support Worker - Domestic Abuse Support

Amber Valley, Derbyshire

£19,568 per annum

Fixed term until 31st August 2022

Do you have experience of working with and supporting clients who have experienced domestic abuse?

I am looking for Support Workers to work as part of a team offer a wide range of services to adults and children who are experiencing and living with the impact of domestic abuse.  This includes a refuge, dispersed accommodation, community based outreach support and a specialist support for children who have experienced domestic abuse.

In this role you will:

  • Provide practical and emotional support to adults experiencing domestic abuse
  • Assess referrals for both community and refuge based services
  • Support the delivery of group work both in refuge and local community
  • Travel throughout the area to deliver support and attend multi-agency meetings
  • Work in partnership with other agencies
  • Work with colleagues to provide a clean and welcoming environment for all accessing our services
  • Ensure records (computer based case management system) are kept up to date and accurate

For this post you must have

  • Experience of working in the domestic abuse field
  • A commitment to maintaining the dignity and rights of individuals and families
  • Excellent communication skills to be able to communicate and connect
  • IT skills and knowledge of IT systems
  • The ability to work 37 hours per week on a rota basis to cover shifts between 9 am and 7pm; flexibility to cover some weekends may be required
  • A valid driving licence and access to a vehicle

For more information, please call Elite Care on 01604 879345.

This post is exempt under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010 and is only open to female applicants.


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