Specialist Outreach Worker (Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic and Refugee) – closing date 21 May 2018

We have an exciting opportunity within our organisation to provide a quality service to victims of Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) in the Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) community. The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) were successful in a bid to the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to have a Thames Valley wide BAMER project.

Your role will be to empower your clients, keeping the safety of them and their children central to your interventions. Your role will be to provide community-based outreach support to survivors of VAWG from BAMER communities and to advocate for survivors from BAMER communities as appropriate. It is essential that you have at least two years’ experience of working in VAWG services and that you are fluent in at least two languages apart from English (please see person specification for further details).

We are looking for an individual who is committed to working in a multi-agency setting, which is fast paced.

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.

Address Line 1
PO Box 413
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 8XL
Contract type
Part timeTemporary, Contract, or Project
Location
Berkshire-wide
Salary
FTE £21,827pro rata £20,371
Contact
Helen Pegg - Office Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 9500182
How to apply

For an application pack for this role, please contact Helen info@bwaid.org.uk or call 0118 9500182. No CVs will be accepted and no agencies.

Closing Date: 9am on Monday 21 May 2018.

Open for applications from
30 April 2018
Closing date for applications
21 May 2018
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course