Community Support Worker

Recruiter
Building Recruitment Company Limited
Location
Neath
Posted
17 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Are you a passionate Support Worker who has the determination to make a positive impact on the lives of women who are suffering from domestic violence? If so, a dedicated Domestic Abuse & Violence Charity in is recruiting and needs your help.

As a Community Support Worker, you will deliver expert, specialist and independent domestic violence and abuse services to caseload of ten individuals through a range of delivery methods. These methods could include specialist risk and needs assessments, individually tailored support packages/safety plans and evidence based interventions.

You will engage with single women who are in crisis as a result of abuse, in order to provide a range of social, emotional and practical support. Working in line the Supporting People framework, you will be tasked with empowering women to make positive changes to their lives in order to increase safety, well-being and to reduce the threats of homelessness and further abuse.

You will be given the opportunity to provide practical advice across a range of matters, including fleeing abuse, applying for and securing affordable housing and maximising benefit entitlement, which in turn could aid women to escape abusive relationships.

Not only will you be the given the opportunity to work within a very challenging and fulfilling role, but you will also be compensated with a competitive hourly rate and business mileage.

If you are ready to make a difference, then please apply for this role by sending an up to date CV Alternatively if you would like any further information please call Richard Thomas or Elise Barley on 02920231000.

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