Female Outreach Worker - Somerset


Do you have a commitment to making a difference to women’s lives?  Are you passionate about supporting women in a holistic, women centred, trauma-informed way to divert women away from the Criminal Justice System and to achieve long-term lasting change? 

We are looking for a passionate and empathetic person to provide a range of 1:1 interventions and psychoeducational, Gender Responsive evidenced based therapeutic and accredited group interventions to women involved in the Criminal Justice system and women at risk of involvement. 

You will need to demonstrate good communication skills working collaboratively with clients and professionals and will have a track record of developing effective partnerships with specialist organisations in the local area as well as a commitment to working within a women centred service and to making a differences to vulnerable women’s' lives.

This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1

 Click on the link to download an application form and job description, or ring 01453 885633 

E-mail completed applications to:-  office@nelsontrust.com or
Post to Nelson Trust, Port Lane, Brimscombe, Stroud, GL5 2QJ 

Full time post:   35 hours per week (flexibility to work outside of normal working hours as required)
Holidays:    25 days pro rata pa plus statutory
                        Salary:   £19.000 - £21,000 pro rata pa                              
Pension: Auto Enrolment Pension in force (6% employer contribution)
Nelson Trust is committed to safeguarding, successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced Children & Adults DBS check

 The Nelson Trust welcomes applications from individuals across all sectors of society.

Closing date: 4th Janaury 2019

Job Description

Application Form

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