Job vacancy – Stockport Without Abuse

Part Time Substance Misuse Refuge Worker

· 12 month fixed term contract · 21 hours per week · Salary pro-rata of £20,258 – £22,212

Stockport Without Abuse is a highly regarded, specialist charity, supporting, empowering and educating individuals & families affected by domestic abuse. We are seeking an experienced, committed and creative person with experience of achieving positive outcomes for people who have been affected by substance misuse to join our Refuge team. If you believe that you have the qualities and skills to meet this challenging and exciting opportunity, we would like to hear from you.

Main purpose of the post:

To support and enable individuals in temporary refuge accommodation who have experienced domestic abuse and been affected by substance misuse to stay safe, develop and maintain positive relationships that promote their wellbeing, keep them safe and prevent, reduce or delay their need to access statutory services for the affects of substance misuse.

To work holistically to develop and deliver creative interventions to help build upon existing personal strengths and support networks to enhance resilience, develop self-esteem and minimise the threat of harm to themselves or others.

 If you would like to discuss this opportunity please contact us on 0161 477 4294

The job description, person specification and application forms are available to download on our website www.stockportwithoutabuse.org.uk

Please send your completed application, monitoring documents and covering letter to: [email protected]

Applications ONLY – CV’s are not accepted for this role.

Closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 6th July 2020

Interviews will be held week commencing 13th July 2020

Please note due to the nature of our work, this post is restricted to women applicants only under Schedule 9 (Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010.

Charity Number: 1079291