As part of our exciting service, The Phoenix Project, which offers integrated Domestic Abuse support across Wiltshire and Sexual Violence support across Wiltshire and Swindon, we are looking for a Family Support Worker for 30 hours a week who will be co-located between the Support and Safeguarding team in Monkton Park, Chippenham and our Trowbridge office, the role will be expected to cover the North of Wiltshire. You will be part of an experienced team providing high quality advice, guidance and support to families (both adult victims and their children).
You will be expected to provide a peripatetic high quality, whole family approach, to support adult victims and their families who are experiencing domestic abuse, enabling them to increase their safety and make positive choices for the future including undertaking robust risk assessments and implementing robust safety management plans as well as giving practical, emotional, support to families who are experiencing domestic abuse in the community.
You should have proven experience and qualifications in support work with knowledge of domestic abuse issues and also have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
You will also need a full driving licence, business insurance and access to a car.
Closing Date: Wednesday 31st July 2019
Salary: £20,628 - £21,383 (pro rata)
Hours: 30 hrs per week
Closing date: Wednesday 31st July 2019
Interviews: Thursday 8th August 2019
You will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.
You will also undergo a police check
Full job description and application forms are available here on our website
As users of the disability symbol, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.