To provide a range of support interventions to women in the community who are experiencing or who are at risk of experiencing exploitation. To coordinate an effective multiagency approach to safeguard, manage risk and offer support to reduce social harms such as homelessness, substance misuse, mental and physical illness, extreme poverty, and violence and abuse. To offer both one to one practical and emotional support and group interventions (within the Women’s Centre) with the aim of raising self-esteem, self-efficacy and enhancing social and recovery capital. Although experience in working with this cohort is desirable, it is not essential as we will be looking for someone with the passion to work creatively and flexibly to engage with the harder to reach women in our community.
The role is subject to review and change as the project develops.
Due to the nature of the work carried out in our Women's Centres this role is restricted to female applicants only in accordance with the provisions of the occupational requirement (Equality Act 2010, pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1).
The Nelson Trust is committed to safeguarding, the successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced Children & Adults DBS check
We have become known for the quality of our work and ability to provide bespoke care and support services. While we are proud of our achievements so far, we are ambitious and want to continue to grow and diversify our workforce.
We recognise that employees from different backgrounds bring unique knowledge, perspectives and experiences and we are committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from individuals across all sectors of society.
This is an opportunity for new, challenging and highly rewarding experiences. Our staff make a real difference to people’s lives and in return for your commitment and enthusiasm, we offer a comprehensive training and development programme a generous pension scheme and a positive working environment.
If this role is for you, please visit our website https://nelsontrust.com/careers/ for a full job description and application form.
CV's will only be accepted in support of a completed application form