Safer Rhondda Centre
We are looking to recruit a creative and dynamic team to provide support to individuals affected by domestic abuse and sexual violence regardless of gender at our new centre in Tonypandy.
The centre will deliver a range of support services, group programmes, information and safety planning along with specialist support services for children and young people.
The following new positions are fully funded for a 3 year fixed term by
The Big Lottery Community Fund. Posts are open to all applicants regardless of gender.
Engagement Officer – 35hrs per week £20,661 per annum
To co-ordinate external agency surgeries through a multi-agency partnership approach to provide a holistic service to clients. To engage new clients through the drop in centre. To carry out initial risk and needs assessments, provide one to one support and identify/signpost to other support services. To support the development officer through facilitation of group progammes at the centre.
Development Officer—35 hrs per week £20,661per annum
Responsible for the development and delivery of group programmes at the centre that are
designed to increase self-confidence, self-esteem and self–worth and overcome the impact and affects of domestic abuse and sexual violence. To carry out risk assessments and implement risk management plans to increase safety and undertake needs assessments and agree
individual support plans to enable clients to achieve desired goals. To support the engagement officer in developing key links with external agencies to provide a range of surgeries at the
Young People’s Engagement Officer—35 hrs per week £20,661per annum
To provide one to one support, develop and facilitate group programmes for young people (under 21 yrs old) living in the Rhondda Valleys. To carry out initial risk and needs assessments in a safe and secure environment and provide one to one support to young people to enable them to identify and achieve their goals. To develop key links with external agencies engaging with young people across the Rhondda Valleys.
Children and Young People’s Development Officer – Maternity Cover – 12 months Post – 30 hrs per week – £20,661 (pro rata)
Women’s Aid RCT are looking to recruit a dynamic and creative individual to join our children and young people’s team. You will be required to deliver age appropriate play and development sessions or activities to groups of children on a weekly basis at our refuges across RCT along with providing direct one to one support working with a caseload of up to 6 children or young people under 18 years old in the community. To assist with the facilitation of the ACE’s toolkit group programme.
To advocate at all times for children and young people in terms of their rights to health, education, housing and protection.
To ensure that children feel safe and supported and have their practical and emotional needs met and to work with children and their mothers to address those needs.
Promote the individuals rights to make choices, ensure their involvement in decision making and awareness of their rights and responsibilities.
Provide support to enable Children and Young People to feel safe and secure.
Closing date for all applications is 12pm on Friday 10th May 2019.
For an application pack please email [email protected] stating which position you wish to apply for. Please contact Emma Williams for an information discussion on 07506 800893 regarding any of The Safer Rhondda Centre posts.