Job vacancy – Safespots – Domestic Abuse Support Advisors x 2

Job Title: Domestic Abuse Support Advisors (x 2)
Salary/ Rate: £11 per hour
Location: Manchester
Closing Date: 30th October 2020
Hours: Part-time 12 or 18 hours per week
Contract Period: 1 year fixed-term contract (With the possibility of an extension)

Wythenshawe Safespots is a survivor-led, community-based organisation that exists to support women and families who have experienced, or, are experiencing domestic abuse.
We are based in the centre of Wythenshawe where we run a drop in centre and a helpline.
In recognition of the work we do, we have been awarded funding to increase our activities significantly and need to expand our team of talented and committed advisors.

We are looking for two women who:
• understand the impact of domestic abuse on women and children
• have excellent listening skills and the ability to work under pressure
• have the ability to work well within a team and use their initiative
• are committed to building strong relationships with a wide range of service users and professional agencies

For the above vacancies, the ideal candidates will have experience of working in a confidential and safeguarding environment, and delivering an excellent standard of service whilst setting and maintaining professional boundaries. An enhanced DBS check is be required for this role.
This post is open to female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

If you want to make a real difference to people’s lives and have a rewarding position, we would love to hear from you.

For further information
Please send a brief CV and a letter explaining why you feel you would be suitable for the role by the 30th October 2020 via email to [email protected]