Family Support Officer
(Community and Outreach)

Salary: 22,500-23,877
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: 30hrs

Thrive Women’s Aid (Thrive) is an established and well respected organisation delivering support and services to women and families impacted by domestic abuse.
Your role will be to work within the Community and Outreach Team to identify and address support needs of individual families who are escaping domestic abuse, with a specific emphasis on providing practical and emotional support. You will have a good understanding of the risks and support needs of families experiencing domestic abuse, and an ability to make service intervention decisions.
You will be someone who can provide high level specialist support to service users, ensuring that service standards are excellent. You will model high quality practice in your work, ensuring that service user involvement and person centred approaches are embedded in the support that you give. You will facilitate and develop our coffee morning provision on a weekly basis.
You will maintain links with key partners to ensure a comprehensive package of support is available for those with multiple needs and referral pathways into specialist’s services are observed. You may attend MARAC and you will ensure that information is shared appropriately and in line with GDPR confidentiality procedures.
You will be key in recording accurate service outcome data for use in reports to funders and ensure that comprehensive records of outcomes and activities of the service are uploaded to our data management systems.

Apply and further information

To apply: Please complete an application form, noting the deadline below.

Contact point for applications: Kate Purchase / / 01639 894864

Closing date: 9am Friday 5th August 2022

Interviews: Wednesday / Thursday 10th /11th August 2022