Support Worker, Women’s Community Project (Alana House) – closing date 21 June 2021

PACT’s Women’s Community Project is an innovative women’s community solution 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 Support Worker to join the team. You will hold a case load of women and be involved in regular outcomes-focussed one to one support work and group based sessions. You will be expected to do support plans, follow-up meetings, write reports, make referrals to partners organisations 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.

You will also have the opportunity to deliver and report on specific funding related activities within the service.

To succeed in this role, you will need sound administrative skills in order to complete measurement tools and reporting and have experience of supporting 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 female applicants.

Address Line 1
7 Southern Court
Address line 2
South Street
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Central Reading
Salary in the range £13,400 - £16,378pa which is pro rata the full time equivalent range £22,537- £27,545pa
Main contact telephone
0118 940 21681
How to apply
Open for applications from
3 June 2021
Closing date for applications
21 June 2021
Scheduled interview date
29 June 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course