** Domestic Abuse Practitioner Co-Ordinator **
** Northampton, Northamptonshire **
** Permanent and full time **
** Monday - Friday with some flexibility needed **
** £22,135 - £23,000 **
** Working with a charity based company working with people within abusive relationships **
BS Social Care are recruiting for a Domestic Abuse Practitioner Co-Ordinator within the Northampton area of Northamptonshire to work with women and men who find themselves within an abusive relationship. This role is a full time and permanent role working Monday - Friday with some flexibility needed. For this role, it is essential that you have several years of domestic abuse work experience.
About the employer; this employer is a Charity based in Northampton that offer free services to women and their children to support them through domestic violence and lead the lives they want to live. Alongside working with men who use coercive and controlling behaviours, enabling them to change their values, beliefs and attitudes to prevent further domestic abuse from happening. They offer a refuge to women and children to ensure they are in a safe, supporting environment to those who need it most.
About the job; this role is a very interesting and can at times be intense due to the nature of the needs from your service users. You will work between the Operations Manager and the Domestic Abuse Practitioners. You will work within peoples homes and the community giving face to face services from safety plans for both the woman and the children, benefits, housing escape plans, trauma groups, court hearings and more. You will be a safety net for the people that need your services, you will be a sound board and you will be a link to the outside world which the service user feels trapped from.
About the ideal candidate; for this role, there are many personal attributes that you would require such as kind, caring, warm and welcoming. You will also need several years of domestic abuse work experience. It will be ideal that you are a driver to move around as and when needed within the day. Qualifications is not a must for the role but GCSE's are.
For this full time and permanent role, a salary of £22,135 - £23,000 will be offered alongside other benefits that will be discussed during interview.
To apply for this role, please call Zoe Gunn on 01604 448408 or email a full CV highlighting the amount of years experience you hold