Please find details below of current job vacancies at Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP)
ADULT OUTREACH WORKER
Working hours: 18.5 hours per week
Salary: £24,9900 per annum pro rata
Fixed Term until March 2023 (with possibility to extend subject to funding)
Closing date: Monday, 4th October 2021 at 12 noon.
Interviews will take place on Tuesday, 12th October 2021
Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) is a support and advice charity that has been empowering and supporting women, children and young people affected by Domestic Abuse for 20 years. BWP requires an experienced and highly capable Adult Outreach Worker to join the team and deliver specialist support to women in the Broxtowe Borough and surrounding areas.
We are a small, skilled, and dedicated team that passionately deliver a range of essential services within the community. The Outreach Worker will be a vital part of our team that provides support and advice to women who are or have experienced trauma and crisis through domestic abuse. If you have the skills, experience, and desire to help BWP support and positively change the lives of local women, then please apply for this role.
- Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, which include Identity Verification; DBS clearance; references
- It is BWP’s policy that applicants should have objective distance in their work and not have been service users of BWP or other domestic abuse services within the 12 months prior to the application.
- It is a Genuine Occupational Requirement for all applicants to be female (Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010 applies).
BWP does not accept unsolicited CVs from external recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.
We are looking for new Trustees and volunteers with passion to serve those affected by domestic abuse, to help inform how BWP delivers its work both now and in the future.
We want our team to be representative of the women and families we serve in the towns throughout Broxtowe, and are looking for a wide range of life experiences to be involved on our Management Board on a voluntary basis.
We’re particularly looking for people who are one of the following:
- Represent the local community
- Have a passion to support victims of domestic abuse
- Want to become advocates for the charity and the cause
- Have professional or personal experience you believe can add value to BWP
Whether you are an experienced volunteer or trustee, or are wanting to take your first step at supporting a charity in this way, we’d love to hear from you and will provide all of the support you may need to thrive in your volunteering role.
As a volunteer or trustee, you will:
- Have an induction, training and reimbursable expenses
- Contribute to positively changing the lives of those affected by domestic violence.
- Have opportunities to develop new skills and to network
The expected time commitment is approximately 2-3 days a month which can fit around your availability.
We currently offer remote volunteering opportunities through Zoom and we hope there will be some face to face meetings in the coming months.
How to apply:
We actively seek a diversity of life experience and skills for our organisation and would welcome a conversation with all who are interested.
To express an interest please contact Vice Chair firstname.lastname@example.org
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check
BWP is committed to equality, diversity, and inclusive practices. We welcome suitably experienced applicants from all areas of the community to apply.
Abusive fathers will use their children in a variety of different ways to perpetuate domestic abuse. Using children is highly effective as a way of exerting power and control over their intimate partners or former partners.
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