Domestic Abuse Support Worker


Domestic Abuse Support Worker

Southside
  • Part Time
  • Salary: £18,976 pro rata per annum
  • Closing date: Friday July 26th, 2019 4:30pm
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22 hours per week

£18,976 pro rata per annum

At Southside we focus our work on children, families and individuals with multiple and complex difficulties.

We’re here to help people get the care and support they need, so they enjoy the safety, experiences and opportunities they deserve.

Southside was established as an independent charity in 1997, but our roots go back as far as 1984.

Our team of paid and voluntary workers has grown steadily, building a strong reputation for expertise in family work and domestic abuse support.

Through this success, our innovative, flexible and responsive services are now available to children, families and individuals across Bath and North East Somerset (BANES).

A vacancy has arisen to offer practical help, emotional support, information, advice and signposting to victims/survivors.

This post is a fixed term 1 year contract covering maternity leave and is funded by B&NES.

The successful candidate will work at all times within the policies, procedures and ethos of Southside. Specifically the worker will:

– ensure all duties and responsibilities are carried out in a manner which promotes equality and values diversity.

– follow Southside’s Information Governance policies and procedures as defined by the NHS Toolkit.

– abide by Southside’s Confidentiality Policy at all times.

Southside are fully committed to protecting, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff volunteers and partners to endorse this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure and two references will be requested, followed up in writing and verified by telephone.

Closing date: 4.30pm on Friday 26th July 2019

Interviews week commencing 5th August 2019

For further information on the post and an application pack please email recruitment@south-side.org.uk or telephone 01225 331 243.