Wiltshire and Swindon ISVA Telephone Advisor
As part of our exciting service, The Phoenix Project, which offers integrated Domestic Abuse support across Wiltshire and Sexual Violence support across Wiltshire and Swindon, we are looking for a part-time Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA) Telephone Advisor (Maternity Cover), to work in our ISVA team, providing telephone support to survivors who are thinking about reporting to the police, or have reported.
As the first point of contact for survivors into the ISVA service, your role will be to input referrals on to a database and then make telephone contact with survivors to provide a mix of emotional, practical and factual support so they are able to make informed decisions that are right for them.
You should ideally have proven experience and qualifications in support work with some knowledge of sexual violence issues. You should have IT administration experience, good written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail and accuracy in areas of spelling, grammar and punctuation.
Closing Date: Friday 1st November 2019
Wiltshire Domestic Abuse Family Support Worker
As part of our exciting service, The Phoenix Project, which offers integrated Domestic Abuse support across Wiltshire and Sexual Violence support across Wiltshire and Swindon, we are looking for a Family Support Worker for 30 hours a week who will be co-located between the Support and Safeguarding team in Monkton Park, Chippenham and our Trowbridge office, the role will be expected to cover the North of Wiltshire. You will be part of an experienced team providing high quality advice, guidance and support to families (both adult victims and their children).
You will be expected to provide a peripatetic high quality, whole family approach, to support adult victims and their families who are experiencing domestic abuse, enabling them to increase their safety and make positive choices for the future including undertaking robust risk assessments and implementing robust safety management plans as well as giving practical, emotional, support to families who are experiencing domestic abuse in the community.
You should have proven experience and qualifications in support work with knowledge of domestic abuse issues and also have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
You will also need a full driving licence, business insurance and access to a car.
Closing Date: Tuesday 22nd October 2019
Volunteer Telephone Advisors Needed
Volunteer Telephone Advisors - Phoenix Project
Volunteer Telephone Advisors are being sought by Splitz Support Service to help support clients with various issues they face around domestic abuse. No previous experience or qualifications are required. Full training and ongoing support will be provided. The role will be based at the Splitz head office in Trowbridge. All volunteers will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
Volunteers will be expected to commit to a minimum of 4 hours a week – days and times to be mutually agreed.
For more information, please contact Sam Cooper, Service Delivery Coordinator on 01225 777 724.
Charity Seeks New Trustees
Splitz Support Service is a charity whose expertise in providing support to children, families and adults has been recognised locally for almost 30 years as a quality service. We want to strengthen our Board of Trustees by recruiting new trustees who can bring business and other skills and have an interest in supporting our work in the voluntary sector and in enabling people to reach and sustain independence.
As well as paid roles we have a range of volunteering opportunities on offer.
You may be required to undergo a DBS check and a police check. In addition, we will investigate your suitability for the role by researching online and in social networking environments.
As users of the disability symbol, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.