Refuge Worker

Closing Date: 5pm Wednesday 13 July 2022

The First Step are looking for a refuge worker, duties include:

  • To assist in the provision of a safe temporary accommodation service for women and children, homeless as a direct result of domestic abuse, offering practical and emotional help and support.
  • To ensure that each woman or family has the opportunity to evaluate the impact their experience has had on them and establish what their own personal goals are for the future.
  • To support women in resettlement; establishing possible locations, assessing risk and applying for housing with the relevant local authority. Helping women to prepare for the move back into the community and ensuring they are fully equipped and confident in maintaining their new tenancy.

Application pack and further information is available via the links below.