To develop and deliver family support and play sessions to children, young people and their mothers in refuge and the community. To lead on domestic violence awareness-raising sessions with children/young people and professionals.

Support Work:

  • To work in partnership with mothers/carers to identify children and young
    people’s support needs and to ensure those needs are met.
  • To undertake needs analysis for each child and young person, to ascertain
    the level of support needed and the type of activities required to meet their
  • To develop and deliver a comprehensive programme of one-to-one and group
    therapeutic and play sessions, and shared activities within the refuge.
  • To provide school holiday playschemes in the refuge.
  • To supervise and accompany children and young people on trips and visits
    outside of refuge.
  • To provide one to one support and family support with families living in the
  • To seek approval of all programmes with the refuge manager and ensure that
    these are discussed with other relevant members of the staff team before
  • To participate in the development of informative literature for women and
    children, including a children’s introduction pack, which is to be kept up-to date.

Closing date: Wednesday 4 August 2021