Domestic Abuse Practitioner

  • Job Reference: 6755460
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £9.00 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Interim Community Domestic Abuse Practitioner
Recruitment Agency reference: 6755460

A position has arisen for a Community Domestic Abuse Practitioner to work for an established Charity in the Hertfordshire area. There are two temporary positions for 2 months, one full time position working 37.5 hours a week and one part time position working 18.75 hours a week.

Your duties will include:

  • Delivering specialist, high quality, safe and effective domestic abuse support to women, men and their children living in the locality
  • Carrying out initial needs and risk assessment with the clients
  • Managing own case load, planning and delivering support to clients and their children
  • Conducting robust risk management plans to support clients to live safely in the community
  • Working closely with external agencies, including mental health and substance misuse charities
  • Ensuring all safeguarding measures are delivered
  • Maintaining confidential records and detailed handover reports to colleagues

The successful candidate should have:

  • An Enhanced DBS, dated with the last 3 years
  • Relevant experience in a specialist service catering to victims of domestic violence
  • Knowledge of domestic violence and safeguarding
  • Full UK Driving License and access to your own vehicle

If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please contact Sophie Larrett on 01908 295 000 and email your updated CV to slarrett@venngroup.com  

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.