Support Worker, Women’s Community Project (Alana House) – closing date 9 October 2020

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 part-time Support Worker to join the team. You will hold a case load 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. While currently based in Reading the role may involve outreach work across Berkshire and the Thames Valley.

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, enabling them to positive changes in their lives and reduce chaotic lifestyles.

Further information

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.

Address Line 1
South Street
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Central Reading
Salary in the range £13,202 - £16,136 pa which is pro rata the full time equivalent range £22,204 - £27,138 pa
Main contact telephone
0118 402 1681
How to apply

Interested? Further details are available on our website –

Open for applications from
9 September 2020
Closing date for applications
9 October 2020
Scheduled interview date
21 October 2020
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course