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Family Support Worker

Domestic Abuse

All Domestic Abuse Opportunities

Opportunity Overview

We are looking for exceptional candidates to join our growing and successful organisation within the Domestic Abuse Team

Date posted: 13/01/21

Job title:  Family Support Worker

Positions Available: 4

Salary Range: £19,968-£20,849

Closing date: 31st January 2021

Interviews to be held: Provisionally 11th February 2021.

Please note that interviews will be held on Microsoft Teams.


BCWA have an exciting new opportunity within its domestic abuse service to work alongside the OPCC (Office of Police and Crime Commissioner) domestic abuse perpetrator programme. We are looking for four family support workers who will work collaboratively in supporting families whose lives have been impacted by domestic abuse.  We are looking for someone who has experience of working with adults, young people and children to provide support to families who have experienced and witnessed domestic abuse offering them one to one emotional and practical support as a family.

You will be required to provide a high-quality frontline service to victims of domestic violence working in partnership with other agencies and professionals across the back country to provide a package of support that will address all the family’s needs.

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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