Senior Outreach Worker – Wokingham, closed to applications

Berkshire Women’s Aid are looking to recruit a committed Senior Outreach Worker, based in Wokingham to provide support, risk assessment, information and advocacy to clients who have experienced domestic abuse, as well as providing line management oversight to the Wokingham outreach team. Your role is to empower our clients, keeping the safety of them and their children central to our interventions. We are looking for an individual who is able to work in a fast-paced environment, is committed to building strong relationships with a wide range of professional agencies and is able to provide a robust contribution to maintaining and delivering a high quality service.

For this vacancy, the ideal candidate will have experience of working in a confidential and safeguarding environment, and have an understanding of domestic abuse and its impact on families.

Further information
  • A full driving license and access to transport is desirable
  • An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate for this role.
  • This post is open to female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.
  • Full Time: 37.5 hours per week
  • Contract: 12 months
Address Line 1
PO Box 413
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 8XL
Contract type
Full timeTemporary, Contract, or Project
Location
East Berkshire
Salary
£23,857 FTE
Contact
Helen Pegg, Office Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 950 0182
How to apply
Open for applications from
14 August 2020
Closing date for applications
8 September 2020
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates