Job Vacancy – Stockport Without Abuse – Domestic Abuse Support Worker (Maternity Cover)

Job Title: Domestic Abuse Support Worker (Maternity Cover)
Salary/ Rate: £24,491 per annum, with a 4% rise upon successful completion of probation
Location: Stockport
Closing Date: 9am, Wednesday 27th July 2022
Hours: FT role – 37 hours per week

Provisionally for a 12-month contract; subject to change

Stockport Without Abuse is a highly regarded, specialist charity, supporting, empowering and educating individuals and families affected by domestic abuse.

We are looking to recruit a passionate and motivated Domestic Abuse Support Worker to join our Community team, working as part of a partnership with Talk Listen Change (TLC), Age UK Stockport and Stockport Homes.

The Domestic Abuse Support Worker provides a single point of contact, and works with people to reduce the risk of domestic abuse and support the development of healthy relationships. As this post is to cover maternity leave, the initial term of the contract may be subject to change.

Main purpose of the post:
• Provide advice, guidance, and challenge to build resilience and ensure people have networks in place to self-manage and live independently for the future.
• Help people find their own solutions, and co-develop personal plans to motivate people to achieve their goals and improve their wellbeing and independence.
• Work innovatively and where necessary assertively with people to help them achieve agreed outcomes, building upon their existing strengths and support networks.

Why work with us?
Our benefits include a 4% pay increase upon successful completion of your 6-month probationary period, 24 days per annum plus 8 days’ public bank holidays (pro rata), one day per annum birthday annual leave, regular clinical supervision with an external provider, 3% employer contributory
pension, and access to online Pilates and fitness wellbeing scheme with time paid for attendance. Sometimes there’s even cake.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please email us at
info@stockportwithoutabuse.org.uk to arrange an informal conversation.

Applications only – CV’s are not accepted. Please read the guidance in your application pack.

The job description, person specification, application forms and application guidance are available to download at stockportwithoutabuse.org.uk/jobs.php. Once complete, please send your application and other requested forms to: info@stockportwithoutabuse.org.uk

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 27th July 2022 at 9:00am.
Interviews will be held across the day on Wednesday 3rd August 2022.

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