North Surrey Domestic Abuse Service have a vacancy for a Housing IDVA/Domestic Abuse Worker
Two-year fixed term contract
Salary £26,000 per annum plus contributory pension
About the Role
North Surrey Domestic Abuse Service are recruiting for a Housing outreach worker that will work with survivors from who have been affected by domestic abuse. The Housing IDVA will work within a dynamic, fast paced, crisis intervention, advocacy, and support based work with survivors for whom housing, and risk of tenancy breakdown is a factor. The Housing IDVA will work with Housing providers in Elmbridge, Spelthorne and Epsom and Ewell.
The Housing IDVA will work with housing service providers and the local council to introduce the service and encourage practitioners to identify domestic abuse, respond appropriately and refer to the service. This will include being co-located within housing services four days a week and offering briefings and information to upskill housing workers and improve their response to domestic abuse.
What we give our staff
All posts are subject to a DBS vetting and barring check.
Closing date: August 22nd 2022