Service Development Manager – closing date 20 September 2018

Berkshire Women’s Aid (BWA) provides confidential support, information, IDVA and outreach services. We run adult group work, children’s group work, a complex needs project, a vulnerable women’s service, medium risk safety planning and a BAMER project. BWA also provide support for male victims and runs a programme called Family Choices which is a perpetrator programme aimed at preventing domestic abuse, reducing repeat incidents and the impact of abusive relationships.

BWA is looking for an experienced manager who will oversee and develop these services. You will ensure that BWA provides high-quality independent advocacy and support to all victims of domestic abuse and their children.

With an ability to manage crisis services and work under pressure you will have an up-to-date knowledge of criminal and civil legislation relating to domestic abuse and violence. You will understand multi-agency partnership working, including MARACs, and be able to present well-structured cases in a range of settings, including civil and criminal proceedings.

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.

Address Line 1
PO Box 413
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 8XL
Contract type
Full timePermanent
Location
Berkshire-wide
Salary
£35,026- £39,423 per annum
Contact
Helen Pegg; Office Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 9500182
How to apply

For an application pack for this role, please contact Helen on info@bwaid.org.uk or call 01189 500182. No CVs will be accepted and no agencies.

Open for applications from
21 August 2018
Closing date for applications
10 September 2018
Scheduled interview date
26 September 2018
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates