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Part Time Health IDVA Bromley

Bromley, Kent, United Kingdom, British Pound . GBP British Pound . GBP 13559.00-14574.00 Annual £13559 - £14574/annum Annual £13559 - £14574/annum, Permanent

Description

Domestic Violence; job; MARAC

Your new company
Hays Social Care are recruiting for leading charity for people affected by Domestic Violence in London. They work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and respect they deserve!

Your new role

* The main objective of this role is to ensure the provision of a high quality pro-active service for victims of domestic violence and abuse referred predominantly from primary healthcare professionals.
* As a Health IDVA you will become the main point of contact for referrals and will hold a caseload of referred clients; assessing those at highest risk, safety planning and providing crisis intervention, appropriate support and advocacy in order to minimise the risks posed to service users and their children.
* Work within a multi-agency framework of MARAC partners and other agencies to manage and minimise risk, support clients through the criminal justice system (where applicable) and to provide follow up support until the risks have been reduced sufficiently for the case to be referred or signposted for longer term ongoing support.

What you\'ll need to succeed

* You must have experience of working directly with victims of domestic abuse, experience of advocacy and support work.
* You will have a comprehensive understanding of the needs of victims of domestic abuse and the impact of domestic abuse on victims and their children.
* You will also have a detailed knowledge of working practices of statutory agencies (particularly health), the work of MARAC\'s and a thorough understanding of the criminal justice system and relevant court orders.
* You will have excellent listening and communication skills; including confidence in terms of giving presentations and training.
* You will be able to work under pressure; capable of managing, prioritising and organising a demanding caseload.
* You will work effectively both independently and within a team setting.
* You will be committed to providing a high quality service for victims and promoting equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion.

What you\'ll get in return

* Rewarding 7 Month Contract with the view to extending beyond this
* Competitive Salary plus excellent company benefits
* Working for the UK\'s leading charity who specialise is the support of survivors of Domestic Violence

What you need to do now
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Job Details

616089137
Not Specified
Bromley, Kent, United Kingdom
Permanent
British Pound . GBP British Pound . GBP 13559.00-14574.00 Annual £13559 - £14574/annum Annual, £13559 - £14574/annum