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Vacancies in the violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence sector in Wales

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West Wales Domestic Abuse Service

Domestic Abuse Floating Support Worker x 2

Location:  Aberystwyth x 1 and Cardigan x 1

30 hours per week, £17,500 pro rata per annum

This is an exciting opportunity to join an organisation dedicated to providing specialist support to adults and children who have experienced domestic abuse.

Working as part of our domestic abuse team you will be providing holistic support to women and men with complex needs that are living with and/or escaping violence and abuse, including tenancy support and taking part in the on call rota.

The ability to speak and write Welsh is desirable for this role but not essential.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 30th April at 4 pm and interviews will be held on Friday 10th May in Aberystwyth.

Please indicate which location you are applying for – or both.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Posts will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) and open to women only. (Exempt under the Occupational Requirement under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1)

For an application pack and full job description in Word please contact: [email protected] or download a PDF application form and job description from our website using the following link: www.westwalesdas.org.uk

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West Wales Domestic Abuse Service

Older Women’s Project Development & Support Worker

Location: Ceredigion

24 hours per week, £18,759 per annum pro rata.

This is an exciting opportunity to support the development and delivery of a new outreach and support project with older women over the age of 55 years of age living with or fleeing domestic abuse in Ceredigion. You will be joining a dynamic and award-winning domestic abuse team in embedding new learning into the organisation and the wider Ceredigion voluntary sector and statutory sector

The ability to speak and write Welsh is desirable for this role but not essential.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 30th April at 4pm and interviews will be held on Tuesday 7th May in Aberystwyth.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Posts will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) and open to women only. (Exempt under the Occupational Requirement under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1)

For an application pack and full job description in Word please contact: [email protected] or download a PDF application form and job description from our website using the following link: www.westwalesdas.org.uk

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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

centre.

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.

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