Location: Hackney, London
Salary: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 10 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Colette Niles

Team Leader - Domestic Abuse (Hackney)

Job Description

Our client is one of the largest charities in London that support homelessand vulnerable people. They have multiple service for clients such as domestic abuse, recovery,young people, clients with a history of homelessness, mental health or substance misuse issues.

Position Available: Team Leader - Domestic Violence, Hackney, £13-15ph temporary, 3-4 months, 37.5 hours per week

Role Purpose:

To support the Service Manager by leading the day-today,

consistent delivery of high-quality service to women and children fleeing domestic violence. Running the service in accordance with strategy

Experience :and within the relevant legislative

Excellent knowledge of the impact of domestic abuse on women and children

  • Experience of promoting and developing service user involvement/co production
  • Ability to manage staff
  • Experience of working within a multi-agency setting
  • Awareness of risks associated with domestic violence in a working environment
  • Knowledge of legal, statutory, regulatory and good practice requirements applicable to the provision of supported housing
  • Working knowledge of the relevant housing law and welfare benefits that apply to women and children using the service
  • Knowledge of legal remedies available to women experiencing domestic


  • Previous experience of using computer-based systems to accurately record work and client details
  • Highly developed interpersonal, written and oral communication skills and

ability to manage complex tasks in clearly defined time frames (including

accurate records, reports, case notes and interpersonal communication)

  • To participate in the out of hours emergency on-call rota
  • Knowledge and understanding of safeguarding issues and ability to address them appropriately
  • Schedule 9 (1a) of the Equality Act 2010 applies to this position - (Only

Female applicants please)

How to apply:

If you feel that you fully meet the above outlined criteria for this role and would like to apply for this post, please forward your CV for consideration to or call directly on 07824016243


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

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