Domestic Abuse Recovery Worker (Part Time)

  • Job Reference: 7002090
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2020
  • Recruiter: South West
  • Location: Somerset, England
  • Salary: £13.00 to £14.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

 

Domestic Abuse Resettlement Worker :

 

Location: Somerset

Contract duration: Temporary (9 months estimated)

Hours: Part time

Vacancy ref number: 7002090

 

A prestigious Support provider in Somerset requires an experienced domestic violence candidate to join their team on an interim basis

 

Day to day responsibilities include:

·       Deliver support to service users with complex needs who have experienced domestic abuse and have been provide with short term, emergency refuge accommodation

·       Provide support to clients to enable them to move into appropriate accommodation

·       Accept and assess referrals into the service and complete risk and needs assessments

·       Complete support plans with clientsand provide support based on the plan created

·       Signpost clients to external support agencies to enable clients to access further support

·       Work closely with external support agencies and act as an advocate on the client’s behalf

·       Enable the clients to live independently and are able to gain support with housing advice including how to access housing benefits and Universal Credit

·       Ensure that clients are safeguarded

 

Essential criteria include:

·       An enhanced DBS

·       Experience of supporting complex needs clients’ including those that have been victims of domestic violence

·       A driver with access to their own vehicle

 

To apply for this role or to find out about other Housing jobs, please contact Branwen Johns or Emily Rex from the Bristol Housing recruitment team on 01179 308760 or bjohns@venngroup.co

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