Project Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Coventry
Salary
£20000.00 - £20500.00 per annum
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PERMANENT VACANCY, Support Worker in Coventry required for a 20 hr contract working within domestic abuse

Your new company
Hays are working in collaboration with an established charity supporting those suffering from domestic violence within the BAMER community. They work alongside the local authority and the home office to support vulnerable men and women in shared and self contained accommodation. This charity operates an 18 bed service within Coventry city.

Your new role
In your new role as Project Support Worker you will be supporting vulnerable women in shared and self contained accommodation. You will be responsible for providing direct support and assistance, day and night, to meet the needs of the BAMER women and their children as well as supporting me experiencing violence/abuse. You will need to maximise their physical, mental and social well being by providing an environment that is safe, supportive and respects the dignity and individuality of each resident.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role as project support worker you must have a professional qualification in Social Work, Social Care, Dip SW or equivalent. You must have at least 1 years experience of working with BAMER women and children in a culturally sensitive and dedicated setting. You must be able to speak one other language ideally eastern European, an African dialect or a range of Indian languages. It is also essential to have your own car and driving licence

What you'll get in return
In return you will get to work 20 hours a week on a permanent basis offering stability in employment, you will receive a works IPhone and tablet and be eligible to life and health insurance. You will get to work in a friendly and approachable environment where they pride themselves on their family like feel.

What you need to do now
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