Job Vacancy – TDAS – Integrated Partner Support Domestic Abuse Advisor

Job Title: Integrated Partner Support Domestic Abuse Advisor
Salary/ Rate: £12,006 (£24,012 FTE)
Location: Manchester
Closing Date: Sunday 12th December
Hours: 18.5 hours per week

Background

TDAS is an independent voluntary organisation which is affiliated to Women’s Aid England. TDAS and has been operating since June 1990. TDAS is a company Limited by guarantee and a registered charity.

TDAS is the only specialist agency in Trafford to deliver services to adults, children and young people who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse.

Purpose of the role

To play an integral and active part in the community-based outreach support and community projects within Trafford.

You will work as part of a skilled, multi-disciplinary staff team and must be approachable and highly motivated in supporting and encouraging people experiencing domestic violence/abuse to make informed choices to determine their own future.

Main duties –

• Provide a proactive, trauma informed and person-centred approach to supporting adults who remain in abusive relationships, where their partner is accessing the appropriate intervention for abusive behaviour.

• Work closely and alongside Talk, Listen & Change as they provide the perpetrator intervention, creating a holistic support package for the couple/family.

• Supporting a minimum of 18 victims over 12-month period and providing advice and guidance to a minimum of 3 friends/family members.

• Use the DASH RIC to assess the risk of service users at the point of entry to TDAS

To apply for this position it is essential that you have Professional qualification in a related field such as Diploma in Domestic abuse, health and social or equivalent, a minimum of two years experience of working with adults and children and young people in a supported and enabling setting and experience of working with individuals in a crisis situation, demonstrating strong crisis management, skills and ability to cope under pressure

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS.

Due to the nature of this role we are only able to accept female applicants. Applicants with minimum qualifications and experience will only be considered. Please do not send CVs, as they will not be processed.

No agencies please.

For further information please contact [email protected] Tel: 0161 872 7368

An application pack is available to download from www.tdas.org.uk