To plan and implement high quality support and advocacy services for African Caribbean women affected by domestic violence who are deemed as being high risk and/or whose abusers are involved with the Drive perpetrator project. To work within a multi-agency framework to ensure the safety of women is prioritised.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Support work:

  • To recognise women and children’s individual needs, providing a short to medium
    term service to meet those needs
  • To support the empowerment of the service user and facilitate their understanding of
    the dynamics of domestic violence
  • To carry out risk assessment and safety planning with women
  • To promote women’s safety within multi-agency arenas such as MARAC and Drive
  • To work with women to access services to help keep them and their children safe
  • To facilitate access to BSWA and its services
  • To devise and implement appropriate and safe methods of communication with
    women and children, in agreement with your line manager

Closing date: Wednesday 4 August 2021