Specialist Resettlement Worker (Domestic Abuse)

Contract Type: Fixed Term (31st March 2020)

Salary: NJC Pay Scale Point 9-19 depending on Experience (£20,344-£24,799) pro rata

Hours: 18.75

Location: Bath

Additional Information: DHI offers up to 31 days paid leave (service related) in addition to statutory holidays, a 7% pension contribution and Employee Assistance Scheme.

The Role

In this important role you will deliver support to service users with complex needs who have experienced domestic abuse and been provided with short term, emergency refuge accommodation in Bath & North East Somerset.

Acting in a ‘lead professional’ capacity, you will also provide support to enable service users to move to longer-term appropriate accommodation within strict timescales by co-ordinating any help required.

We are looking for individuals who have experience of working with people who have experienced domestic abuse and possess a sound understanding of domestic abuse and associated issues.

Experience of working with people who may also have more complex needs such as substance misuse or mental health difficulties is also key, as is a good level of understanding of the Benefits system, including Universal Credit.

Naturally, you will have an excellent level of IT literacy in MS Office products and case management systems and be comfortable communicating with people at all levels.

How To Apply

Please use attached Job Description and Person Specification to help you complete an Applicaton & Skills form and send to recruitment @dhi-services.org.uk by midday Tuesday 27th August 2019

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