Women’s Aid is a women only organisation and the lawful recruitment of a female for the post falls within the exemption stated in Article 10 (2b&4e) of the Sex Discrimination (NI) Order 1976.
 

FAMILY FIRST SUPPORT WORKER

Responsible to: Assessment Manager

Base: Carrickfergus

Women’s Aid in Antrim, Ballymena, Carrickfergus, Larne and Newtownabbey is a charitable organisation which provides accommodation and support to women, children and young people who have experienced domestic violence.

AIM OF POST

The Family First Support Worker is employed by Women’s Aid in ABCLN to work directly with women and their children; to deliver individual practical and emotional support. Provide individual support to build mothers skills to improve their children’s lives.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• To be aware of the needs of women and children in the local community and provide early intervention to meet their needs and work as part of a team to ensure that these needs are met.
• To be aware of, and to promote, the principles underpinning children’s rights and parental responsibilities.
• To work as part of a team with direction to provide practical support and information to women affected by domestic violence.
• To work as part of a team to identify, assess and respond to the physical, psychological, emotional, social and educational needs of the children.

Closing date: Thursday 11th October 2018 at 5.00pm

Internal Trawl (only staff and volunteers within Women’s Aid ABCLN may apply)

Temporary post
FAMILY FIRST SUPPORT WORKER

Responsible to: Assessment Manager

Base: Larne

Women’s Aid in Antrim, Ballymena, Carrickfergus, Larne and Newtownabbey is a charitable organisation which provides accommodation and support to women, children and young people who have experienced domestic violence.

AIM OF POST

The Family First Support Worker is employed by Women’s Aid in ABCLN to work directly with women and their children; to deliver individual practical and emotional support. Provide individual support to build mothers skills to improve their children’s lives.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• To be aware of the needs of women and children in the local community and provide early intervention to meet their needs and work as part of a team to ensure that these needs are met.
• To be aware of, and to promote, the principles underpinning children’s rights and parental responsibilities.
• To work as part of a team with direction to provide practical support and information to women affected by domestic violence.
• To work as part of a team to identify, assess and respond to the physical, psychological, emotional, social and educational needs of the children.

Recruitment Information Letter.
Mission Statement & Aims of Women’s Aid
Family First Support worker Job Des
Personal Spec- Family First Support Worker
Internal Trawl application form FFSW Larne

Closing date: Wednesday 10th October 2018 at 5.00pm