Support Worker

Location: Worcester

Salary: £8.91 - 11.20 per hour

Type: Contract

Closing Date: 23/12/2021

Support Worker

– Worcester 

– Flexible working hours/Part-time

– Immediate start

 

We are currently looking for support workers with experience working withinin a domestic abuse team providing one to one and telephone support and advocacy for those experiencing domestic abuse living in their homes and/or in the community, and those who are living temporarily in safe temporary (‘satellite’) accommodation.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Prioritise the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults, in line with the relevant policies and procedures.
  • Promote and facilitate service user consultation and involvement/participation.
  • Ensure that the temporary accommodation arrangements in which some clients are placed, is sufficient to meet their individual needs.
  • Carry out and record an assessment of needs and risk for each individual/family.
  • Implement a structured support and safety planning programme with each individual/family to deliver agreed outcomes.
  • Work effectively in partnership with other agencies in ensuring a cohesive package of coordinated support for the individual/family. Facilitate group activities.
  • Work closely with other support workers in the organisation to ensure that users have access to the full range of services provided by West Mercia Women’s Aid (WMWA).
  • Work in collaboration with other agencies and to facilitate joint working on behalf of service users where appropriate.
  • Maintain accurate records and monitoring and evaluation information.
  • Attend one to one sessions and team meetings and undertake training as required.
  • Take active steps to work within a framework of equality and anti-discriminatory practice.

 

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.

 

Details:

Salary£8.91 - 11.20 per hour
Job ReferenceSW
Contract TypeContract
Closing Date23/12/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted25/11/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Samsul Hussain

Recruitment Consultant

Telephone01242505417

EmailSamsulH@rerecruitment.com

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