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PO BOX 486
WELWYN GARDEN CITY
HERTS
AL7 9GN


Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation No: 1156186


WELWYN HATFIELD
WOMEN'S HELPLINE

01707 373743


 


















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 FEMALE REFUGE WORKER

 

20 HOURS PER WEEK (MORNINGS)

 

ANNUAL SALARY – £21,962 (PRO RATA) NJC SCALE 24-28

Working in the Women’s Refuge, you will provide specialist, holistic support and information to resident women who have fled domestic violence and abuse in order to foster their self-determination and empowerment.

You must have proven experience of providing direct emotional, practical and welfare support to abused women, ideally within a relevant setting e.g. a refuge. You will have  a practical approach to problem solving and a working knowledge of relevant legislation - Family Law, Housing Law, Welfare Benefits and Immigration Law. 

You must be able to work with empathy and clear boundaries as part of a committed and

professional team.


The closing date for all applications is midnight on Friday 17th November 2017
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Please do not send CVs

Interviews are expected to take place on Thursday 30th November 2017

  • It is WHWR’s policy that applicants should have objective distance in their work and not have been service users of WHWR or other domestic abuse services within the 5 years prior to the application.
  • This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and open to women only. (Exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1)

 

APPLICATION PACK

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