Job title: Refuge Support Officer

Organisation: Bromley & Croydon Women’s Aid 

Website:  https://www.bcwa.org.uk/job-vacancy-refuge-support-officer/

Closing Date: Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis 

Short job description: Bromley & Croydon Women’s Aid is seeking to recruit a Refuge Support Officer to provide support services to women and children within our domestic abuse refuges.

You will be required to demonstrate a good awareness of the needs and issues specific to survivors of domestic abuse and have experience with refuge/supported housing provision.*

You will be able to work on your own initiative and as part of a team. The person we are looking for will be skilled in risk management and safety planning, providing high-quality advocacy and support based on client-led needs and risk assessment.

The right candidate will be able to demonstrate a good awareness of the needs and issues specific to women with NRPF, and the specific challenges that working with these clients might bring.

The post will be based in refuge with access to hot-desking at our offices as needed. Flexible working is supported at BCWA, with a mix of home and location-based working across our friendly and supportive team. We are all women with families and lives and we understand that flexibility can be crucial in supporting women in the workplace.

Holding a driving license and access to a vehicle is preferable.

Location: Hybrid

Is this a paid or voluntary role: Paid

Type: 21 hours/week. Fixed Term until 31st March 2023

Salary: £27,500.00 pa (FTE)

How to apply:  https://bcwa.typeform.com/to/wvJ7CBZf