Outreach Worker – closing date 8 July 2019

Berkshire Women’s Aid (BWA) is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee, which provides support to victims of domestic abuse.

BWA is looking to recruit an Outreach worker based in Reading to provide support, risk assessment, information and advocacy to clients who have experienced domestic abuse. Your role is to empower our clients, keeping the safety of them and their children central to our interventions. We are looking for an individual who is able to work in a fast-paced environment and is committed to building strong relationships with diverse 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.
  • BWA is an equal opportunities employer.
Address Line 1
PO Box 413
Contract type
Full timePermanent
Greater Reading
Helen Pegg, Office Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 9500182
How to apply

For an application pack for this role, please contact Helen by emailing info@bwaid.org.uk or calling 0118 9500182. No CVs will be accepted and no agencies. Please note that the closing date is Monday 8 July 2019 at 9am.

Open for applications from
19 June 2019
Closing date for applications
8 July 2019
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course