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Domestic Abuse Advocate (Maternity Cover)

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Opportunity Overview

We are looking for a Domestic Abuse Advocate to join the Domestic Abuse team based in Sandwell to cover a 6 month maternity position.

Date posted: 21/05/21

Job Title: Domestic Abuse Advocate

Positions available: 1 full time position/37.5 hours

Length of contract: 6 months maternity cover

Starting Salary: £19,968

Closing Date: 18th June 2021

All interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams.

 

We are looking for a Domestic Abuse Advocate to join the Domestic Abuse team based in Sandwell to cover a 6 month maternity position.

We are looking for someone who has experience of working with victims/survivors of domestic abuse on both one to one and in group work settings.  You will carry a case load which includes all aspects of case management including, risk assessment, needs assessment, support planning, outcomes and case review.

You will be required to provide a high-quality frontline service to victims of domestic abuse, delivering a service to those at highest risk. You will be working within a multi-agency framework consisting of the MARAC and local partnership responses to domestic abuse.

BCWA has adapted services during COVID to support victims of violence and abuse that meet all latest Government guidance. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is available at all our sites and distributed to all staff as appropriate. Full details of the BCWA Risk Assessment can be found on our website. Please read this as it provides the framework that we are delivering services against. You will receive appropriate training to undertake the duties of the job on and on and offsite basis and all situations are risk assessed. Management supervision, support and oversight is embedded in our practice to ensure all parties are kept safe.

An application pack can be found below:

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How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role please send your completed application form to recruitment@blackcountrywomensaid.co.uk by the closing date. CVs will not be accepted.

 

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