Complex Needs Support Worker Women & Families - Accommodation Based

Posted 2 days ago by Partnership Jobs
Are you passionate about making a difference to a woman's life?

EACH is a small-sized charity (£1m+) with a large impact where it matters - on local people's lives. Our success is through our team of 50+ staff and volunteers, who are passionate and committed to empowering and enabling people to have better health and life choices.
We have been successful in receiving funding to support women (and their children) in NW London on domestic abuse and violence including through an emotional support line, more counselling provision and web-based/digital channels, as well as funding to extend our support to women and children fleeing domestic abuse.
We are looking for experienced and self-motivated members to join our Domestic Abuse Services for women and children as follows:

REF CNSW0720 - Complex Needs Support Worker (Women & Families) - Accommodation based
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 (inclusive of OLW)
Hours: 37 hours per week
Duration: One Year post
Location: Brent

The successful post holder will be responsible for developing and embedding support to women with complex needs fleeing domestic abuse and living in short-term accommodation, to enable them to move on successfully through intensive case work.

Your key duties include:
  • Providing time limited specialist and intensive support to vulnerable women and children to develop independence and make informed choices
  • Triage, assessments, safety planning, emotional support and move on support
  • Liaison and joint working with Housing and other professionals

You will have:
  • Experience of providing casework or keyworking successfully to women
  • Ability to work flexibly, e.g. duty rota
  • Knowledge and understanding of domestic abuse and its impact on women and children
  • Ability to work effectively with professionals and agencies

Deadline for applications: 1st September 2020
Interviews: 8th September 2020

Please note Section 7(2) (e) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 applies to all of these posts.

All interviews will be held remotely via video conferencing.

We are currently working primarily remotely and expect successful candidates to be able to work from home safely.

EACH offers a 4% - 6% contributory pension scheme dependent on employee's contributions and has a commitment to staff development and training. EACH is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

To download an application pack for the above advertised position, please use the link below.

All Applicants must complete the application form, to be submitted by email. CVs will NOT be accepted.

For further enquires relating to these positions, please contact us onor email

Reference: 40675942

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