Domestic Abuse Triage Worker, Reading and Bracknell – closing 30th November 2021

We are looking to recruit a highly organised and dedicated Domestic Abuse Triage Worker, based in Reading (working across Reading and Bracknell) to oversee referrals to BWA.
Your job will be to manage all new outreach referrals, provide high quality support, risk assessment, information and advocacy to clients who have experienced domestic abuse at their first point of contact with the service. You will also oversee the administration of the BWA Choices programme.

We are looking for an individual who is able to work in a fast-paced environment and is committed to building strong relationships with a wide range of professional agencies.

For the above 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. A full driving license and access to transport is desirable.

Further information:

  • 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 – 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday
  • Closing date: Open for applications until the first suitable candidate is recruited.

BWA is an equal opportunities employer.

Address Line 1
PO Box 413
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 8XL
Postholder needs own transport
Yes
Contract type
Full timePermanent
Location
Greater Reading
Salary
£19,250 p.a.
Contact
Helen Pegg, Office Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 950 0182
How to apply
  • For an application pack for this role, please check out our website
  • Contact Helen info@bwaid.org.uk or call 0118 950 0182 if you have an queries
  • Suitable candidates will be invited to interview as their applications are received and the first suitable candidate will be recruited.
Open for applications from
16 September 2021
Closing date for applications
30 November 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates