AD Dispersed Housing Outeach Worker July 2020

MK-ACT (MKWA)

An established charity providing domestic abuse support services within

Milton Keynes.

www.mkact.com

Outreach Worker x2 (hours 37 hours)

We have an exciting opportunity to work for our organisation in partnership with Milton Keynes Council (MKC) providing a high quality service as an outreach work to support those who experience Domestic Abuse (DA) and living in temporary accommodation.  Part of your work is to empower our clients, keeping the safety of them and their children central to their interventions, assessing their needs and putting the right support in place. We are looking for individuals who is committed to working in a flexible and responsive way to meet the needs of our clients in the community.  You will be joining our caring, strong and hardworking team.

This post is a fixed term for 1 year will the possibility of it being extended dependent on funding.  

MK-ACT is an equal opportunities employer committed to quality, equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  This post is subject to safer recruitment procedures and regulations and an enhanced DBS check and is open to female applicants only under Schedule 9 (Part 1) of the Equality act 2010.

Salary scale: £ 24,512.00

Hours:  37 hours per week 

Work Pattern: Office hours Monday – Friday

You will be based at within MK-Act Community Offices in MK, but you will be working in close contact with all MK-Act teams and Milton Keynes Council.

As an Outreach Worker you will have an in-depth working knowledge of DA and experience of working with victims of DA.  Our ideal candidate will have experience of working with individuals in the community with a variety of needs.  You will be able to work on your own initiative but also seeking support from the team when required.

Closing date: Monday 27th July, 5pm          Interviews: TBC – will be via zoom or in-person depending on current guidance

For an application pack please contact:  Rebecca@mk-act.org ref Outreach Worker

This post is funded by Milton Keynes Council via MHCLG

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