Domestic Abuse Support Assistant – Safe Steps

Domestic Abuse Support Assistant – Safe Steps

Safe Steps are looking to recruit additional staff to its services for survivors of domestic abuse in the borough of Southend and Essex.

The role is to support the Adult Domestic Abuse Team, providing administrative support, triaging and processing referrals ensuring the flow and accuracy of information meets the teams work needs.  You will have experience of inputting information and working with a range of agencies, together with knowledge and understanding of domestic abuse issues and/or working with vulnerable adults.

In addition, you will be expected to occasionally support the delivery of recovery programmes, outreach services and training events.  You will require good administration skills with excellent attention to detail and good written and verbal communication.  This is an ideal opportunity for anyone looking to begin a career in domestic abuse support, in return we will provide training, experience and mentoring.  This is a two year fixed term post.

Due to the nature of the role, this vacancy is open to women only.

Occupational requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies

Salary: Further information upon request, but subject to qualifications and relevant experience – £20,092 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Annual leave: Commencing at 25 days per annum
Closing date: Friday 6th August 2021 at 12 noon

For further information and an application pack, please contact

Jamie Langstone