Domestic Abuse Outreach Worker
£26,511 - £32,234 per annum
37 hours per week
Fixed Term Contract until 30th September 2021
Blaby District Council requires a full time Domestic Abuse Outreach Worker. The job holder will be working as part of the Community Services Team, within the Community Services Group.
The post is to support victims of domestic abuse providing relevant information and guidance and ensuring an appropriate multi agency response where appropriate. Applicants will need to have experience within this area of work and must be willing to provide a service to females and males.
There will also be considerable liaison with a range of organisations, so interpersonal skills and experience of partnership working is essential to this role.
We are currently working from home due to Covid-19 and will be looking to return to the offices on a phased basis from June 2021.
Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview. You just need to let us know on the application form.
Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the link Employee benefits
To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Ian Parry, Support Services Team Leader on 0116 272 7626 for an informal discussion.
Where are we based?
The Main Council Offices are in Narborough in Leicestershire which is just 3 miles from the M1, junction 21 and not far from the centre of Leicester. The local train station is only a 5 minutes walk away and there are regular bus links to and from the city centre.
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please select the 'apply online' button below.
Should you have any technical issues when applying, please email the Human Resources team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Midnight 19th April 2021
Interview date: 30th April 2021
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs.