Helpline Support Worker

Recruiter
Recruitment Genius
Location
Gwynedd
Salary
23786.00 - 23786.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
19 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
This umbrella membership organisation in Wales supports and provides national representation for third sector specialist services working to end domestic abuse, sexual violence and other forms of violence against women.

They are recruiting for:

2 x Live Fear Free Helpline Support Worker (full training provided)
GBP23,786 per annum pro rata (GBP24,799 from October 2019)
25 hours per week | Permanent contract
Based in the Caernarfon area

- You will need excellent listening skills, tact, sensitivity and the ability to communicate effectively with individuals and organisations at varying levels whilst maintaining clear professional boundaries.
- An understanding of issues surrounding domestic abuse, sexual violence and violence against women is essential, as is the ability to communicate effectively in Welsh.
- Experience of providing direct helpline support and an understanding of risk assessment are desirable, but full training will be provided.

The Helpline is open 24/7 and it is therefore it is essential that the successful candidate is prepared to work various and unsociable shifts.

This post is open to women only under the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1.

They value diversity and are committed to promoting equality. They encourage applications from women from all backgrounds and communities and particularly welcome applications from Black and minority communities and other under-represented groups.

Closing date: 12 noon Wednesday 21st August 2019
Interview dates: Thursday 29th August 2019