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Social Worker

Job Title Social Worker
Contract Type
Contract Duration
Location Wakefield
Salary £14.18 per hour
Job Published over 2 years ago
Contact Name Tabea
Contact Email Wilhelm

Job Description

For our Wakefield based client we are currently looking for an experienced Domestic Violence Support worker to work alongside the Domestic Abuse team.

The role involves to:
  • Provide advice, support and advocacy to all victims experiencing domestic and sexual abuse 
  • Act as the primary point of contact for high risk cases.
  • Attend MARACs. 
  • Report to the Police 
  • Act as the primary point of contact for Criminal Court cases. 
  • Provide specialist domestic abuse support and guidance to colleagues and other professionals.
Please apply if you have:
  • Experience in providing specialist Domestic Abuse support for victims. 
  • Extensive experience of supporting and advocating on behalf of high risk domestic abuse victims.
  • A Safe Lives (CAADA) IDVA qualification.
  • A good understanding and knowledge of domestic abuse and the impact on victims and children.
  • Experience of assessing needs of vulnerable client groups and carrying out risk assessments and managing risk.
  • A recent enhanced DBS check certificate. 

Ref: RAY-WF-011 | Published: 23th Jan 2019