WE ARE RECRUITING
Crossroads Derbyshire provides domestic abuse services to adults, children and young people in the High Peak and Derbyshire Dales.
We are a fast-growing, passionate domestic abuse service who put survivors at the heart of everything we do. We serve a large rural community – supporting women, men and children in Derbyshire and beyond. This year we celebrated our 40th anniversary. We strive to prevent abuse by raising awareness and promoting change that lasts. We are affiliated to Women’s Aid and accredited to Level Two in 2018. Our services were described as “Exemplary.” This post offers excellent prospects for the right candidate.
Crossroads Derbyshire strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from minority groups.
Domestic Abuse Senior Accommodation Worker (37 hours)
You will oversee the day-to-day running of the Harmony Project domestic abuse refuge. The Harmony Project provides a safe space for young women aged 16 to 24 and their children who have experienced domestic abuse.
We’re looking for a highly organised domestic abuse specialist, ideally with experience of working in a residential project. You will need to have an in-depth knowledge and experience of working with survivors of domestic abuse and its impact on their children.
This role requires the ability to work alone, and manage a team of support workers.
Flexible working hours will be required to meet the needs of this post and you will need the use of a car and a current driving licence as you will be required to travel.
This post is open to women only (Exempt under the Equality Act 2010, pursuant to schedule 9 part 1)
The post is funded until March 2025
Scale point 18 £24,313 per annum
We offer: employer’s contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave, rising after 2 years’ service and a training programme.
Closing date for this post is 9.30 am Monday 27th January 2020
If you require a hard copy, please send a large SAE to:
P O Box 22, Glossop, Derbyshire SK13 8AE
If you or someone you know is affected by domestic abuse, Crossroads Derbyshire offers confidential advice and support in Glossop, the High Peak and the North Dales. If you need our help, or know someone who does, call us on 0800 0198 668.