Domestic Abuse Support Workers

Tees Valley, County Durham / Darlington and North Tyneside
£16,380 - £21,876 dependent on role and experience
28 May 2019
14 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Organisation:              Harbour Support Services

Posts:                          Domestic Abuse Support Workers and Lead Practitioners

Location:                     Tees Valley, County Durham/Darlington and North Tyneside

Salary:                         £16,380 - £21,876 dependent on role and experience

Hours:                         Up to 35 hours per week

Type:                           Permanent

Harbour has delivered needs-led services for 45 years, providing refuge and support for those experiencing domestic abuse. We are recruiting for female* Support Workers and Lead Practitioners to support adult victims and families affected by domestic abuse within our teams in Tees Valley, County Durham/ Darlington and North Tyneside. Part time and full-time posts are available. These staff will work directly with clients, who are often in crisis, and enable them to start making positive changes in their lives. We welcome applications from enthusiastic, compassionate women with excellent organisational skills. We are also looking for excellent people skills, an aptitude for communication and an ability to work with initiative. We are interested to hear from those with experience/qualifications in working with children and young people. Successful applicants must undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Harbour holds Silver Investor in People status, the Silver Better Health at Work Award and One Star Best Companies Accreditation. Our staff are empowered and encouraged to develop themselves to ensure the continuous improvement of our services.

For a detailed Recruitment Pack including application form email by click apply

    Closing date for completed applications: 9am, Friday 14th June 2019.

* Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1) applies to this post.

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