Support Worker Women’s Community Project (Alana House) – closing date 9 August 2019

Having regard to the nature and context of the work, there is a genuine occupational requirement permitted under the Equality Act 2010 that this post is only available to women.

PACT’s Women’s Community Project is an innovative women’s community solution in Reading that uses a holistic approach to support women by empowering them to take control of their lives, make informed decisions and improve their life chances. We are looking for a full time Support Worker to join the team. You will have the opportunity to work on the Enrich and Sport England funded Love Me, Love Life projects and the opportunity is available until the end of June 2020.

You will hold a caseload of women and be involved in regular outcomes-focused, person-centred, one-to-one support work and group based sessions. You will be expected to do support plans, follow-up meetings, write reports demonstrating outcomes, make referrals to Alana House partners and other local agencies, lead groups and facilitate drop-ins.

To succeed in this role you will need sound administrative skills in order to complete measurement tools and necessary reporting and have experience of supporting and working with vulnerable people.

Address Line 1
South Street
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 4QS
Contract type
Full time
Location
Central Reading
Salary
Salary in the range £21,610 - £26,412 per annum
Contact
Lisa Barradell - HR Officer
Main contact telephone
0118 402 1681
How to apply

Interested? Further details and an application form are available on our website.

Open for applications from
20 July 2019
Closing date for applications
9 August 2019
Scheduled interview date
21 August 2019
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course