The Hampton Trust is a passionate, dynamic and well respected organisation working to break the cycle of abuse, conflict and exploitation. We provide a variety of programmes and services to engage and strengthen individuals, families, organisations and communities in Hampshire, the West Midlands, West Sussex and the Channel Islands.
Working in the field of domestic abuse for 23 years we are one of the largest UK providers of Respect accredited domestic abuse perpetrator programmes.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Domestic Abuse Services team.
Job Title: 1 x Engage Caseworker
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Until 31st March 2021
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Area: Crawley, West Sussex
To provide direct support to perpetrators of domestic abuse, as part of the multi-skilled team within West Sussex Connect: a new and holistic service, created with survivors of domestic abuse, to offer a coordinated response for the whole family. Delivering an approach, centred in safeguarding and risk management that supports people experiencing domestic abuse who wish to remain in their relationship. You will be part of an exciting partnership between The Hampton Trust, Aurora New Dawn, The You Trust, WSCC and SafeLives who are working together to address inconsistencies in the response to domestic violence and abuse.
To contribute to achieving the overall aims and objectives of West Sussex Connect. Engaging and working directly with perpetrators of abuse whose partners are being supported by West Sussex Connect you will provide specialist interventions through 1-1 and group work to increase accountability and responsibility, address behaviours and improve outcomes for individuals and the whole family. Ensuring that the safety and risk management of survivors and their children remains central to the process. You will work alongside and support the West Sussex Connect team, helping to increase awareness and safety of survivors and ensuring children are appropriately supported. You will contribute to creating a multi-agency culture of engaging with perpetrators of abuse and a joint approach to managing risk and supporting whole families.
Should you wish to discuss this role before application contact:
Helen Downey or Tracy Rutherford on Telephone: 02380 001061
Closing date: 9am 26th September 2019
Interviews: 4th October 2019
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