RISK AND SAFETY PLANNER (WEST BERKSHIRE)
Part-time – 18.5 hours per week
Salary – FTE £19854 pro rata £9795 per annum
Contract: Fixed Term until March 2021
Berkshire Women’s Aid is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee, based in Reading, which provides support to victims of domestic abuse.
We have an exciting opportunity to work for our organisation providing a high quality service as Medium Risk Safety Planner to support those who experience domestic abuse (DA). Your role will be to be based within the Domestic Violence Investigation Unit at Thames Valley Police (TVP) supporting their team to provide risk assessment, safety planning and signposting to support services for those identified as medium risk. Part of your role is to work in partnership with TVP to ensure to that individuals receive a seamless services between TVP and local domestic abuse services, including BWA, ensuring people are able to access the support that they need. Your role is also to empower our clients, keeping the safety of the client and their children central to our interventions. We are looking for an individual who is committed to working in a multi-agency setting, which is fast paced. You will be joining our caring, strong and hardworking team.
This post is subject to safer recruitment procedures and regulations with an enhanced DBS check and Thames Valley Police vetting.
The role is 18.5 hours per week.
This post is open to female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.
BWA is an equal opportunities employer.