To deliver tailored, holistic support to women affected by violence and abuse and living in the community, including practical and emotional support to increase women’s and children’s safety and meet identified needs.

Support work:

  • To work with women to identify their, and their children’s, support needs and
    incorporate these into women’s individual support plans
  • To assess risk and to safety plan with women, reviewing assessments and risks
    regularly
  • To devise and implement appropriate methods of communication with women and
    children, in agreement with your line manager
  • To provide practical support on a range of issues including housing, benefits, legal
    matters, and emotional support to enable women’s recovery from their experiences
    of abuse.
  • To work alongside colleagues at BSWA’s Home Options Hub to provide advice and
    support to women around housing options and develop individual housing action
    plans with women
  • To support women through their resettlement process where relevant
  • To facilitate access to BSWA and its services and to refer and signpost into specialist
    statutory and community services where necessary to help meet needs
  • To encourage the development of safe and appropriate support networks within the
    community
  • To work within the monitoring and evaluation procedures for the project including

For more information visit the website: http://bswaid.org/jobs/

Closing date: Wednesday 4 August 2021