Domestic Violence & Abuse Floating Support Worker

Recruiter
Master Class Education
Location
Camden Town, Greater London
Salary
£15 - £20/hour
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Seeking Domestic Violence & Abuse Floating Support Worker for supply post till the end of August, with the potential of extension.

Full time post – 36 hours – 9.00am-5.00pm

Do you have experience of working in Domestic abuse and Safeguarding? My client is seeking someone to provide specialist Floating support, Outreach and advice to women and their children who are experiencing or have experienced Domestic Abuse in the community.

Relevant Experience Required:
• Completing a CAADA compliant risk and needs assessment

• Provide a high quality specialist support to women and children
enabling them to be safe and to remain safe in their homes.

• Support service users to reach an understanding of domestic violence
and their individual options, the safety issues necessary to keep them
and their children safe and to prevent re-victimisation.

• Enable service users to increase their confidence and self-esteem
through workshops and group activities, referring to other specialist
services as appropriate and collaborating with partner agencies in
delivering interventions.

• Encourage women to improve their life chances through education,
training, voluntary work and employment.

• Work with women to identify how their future needs can be met and to
work with them to find necessary and relevant support in collaboration
with existing partners

• Work in partnership with other agencies, stakeholders and statutory
bodies to ensure integrated support provision to women and their
children

• Provide a flexible service that is responsive to the needs of the service
user, and in the case of non-engagers use a variety of approaches to
ensure that each service user is supported effectively to identify and
resolve issues

If this is of interest to you; please contact me ASAP with an updated CV