Safe Steps – Children and Families Services Support Assistant

Safe Steps – Children and Families Services Support Assistant

Children and Families Services Support Assistant (Part time – 27.5 hours per week)

Westcliff based Safe Steps is looking for a Support Assistant to work as part of our Children, Young People and Families’ team part time – 27.5 hours per week.

The role is to support the children, young people and families’ team, screening 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 working with vulnerable children.
In addition, you will be expected to support the delivery of recovery programmes, outreach services and training events. You will require IT 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 or working with vulnerable children. In return we will provide training, experience and mentoring.
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: NICVA 2018 Scale 4 (pro rata)

Hours: 27.5 hours per week

Annual Leave: 25 days per annum (pro rata)

Closing date: Midday – Friday 15th November 2019

For further information and an application pack, please contact hr@safesteps.org.