This role is an ongoing temporary post with the potential of going into a permanent job. Initially you will work for an employment agency.
As a Peripatetic Domestic Abuse Keyworker, you will work across the different refuge accommodations to provide support as required.
You will take a whole family approach to providing support. Provide immediate and on-going support within accommodation services for women children and young people escaping Violence & Abuse.
You will ensure a safe, secure environment and, through Personal Support Planning. Respond appropriately to the needs and risks of the women and children and enable them to make informed choices leading to safe move on.
Providing support for women with complex support needs. This will involve proactively working to support clients to manage risks and implement safely plans and improve financial, physical and emotional well being. You will also address additional support needs relating to mental health, substance use, and physical health and offending behaviour.
A High level of client contact, and work with external agencies and community based organisations.
You will actively develop links and positive working relationships with agencies across the city.
You will need to evidence previous experience within this field and demonstrate your knowledge during the interview.
You will need to provide a full work history since leaving secondary education and provide reference details for the last 2 years. An Enhanced DBS is required for this role.
£20,000 per annum/£9.61 per hour 40 hours per week
Please call Carina Harris on 0121 6333123 or email for details