Out of Hours Support and Security Bank Staff

Black Country Women’s Aid

West Bromwich, MID

JOB DETAILS
SALARY
£8.91 / Per Hour
JOB TYPE
West Bromwich, MID, UK
Full-time, Part-time
LOCATION
West Bromwich, MID
POSTED
1 day ago

Black Country Women's Aid

Let us introduce ourselves…

Black Country Women's Aid (BCWA) is an established charity working across the Black Country and wider West Midlands providing accommodation and community support services to victims of domestic abuse, sexual abuse and human trafficking. Services range from advocacy, civil remedies, support in court, individual and group support and access to a range of therapeutic interventions. All services are client and needs led.

The Domestic Abuse Accommodation service:

Black Country Women's Aid (BCWA) provides 24-hour emergency accommodation for victims of domestic violence and abuse in need of temporary safe accommodation. The service manages and provides 41 units of accommodation in various locations of the Black Country, ranging from houses in multiple occupation, individual flats, and houses, as well as group schemes. The dedicated team provides bespoke, client-led support to empower survivors of abuse to gain confidence and make informed choices.

Job role

Job Title: Out of Hours Support and Security Bank Staff
Position type: Bank position (Zero hours contract)
Salary: £8.91 per hour
Shift pattern: Evening shift 4.30pm -9.30am (Sleep in) Weekend day shift 9am -5pm.
Shifts will be made available one month in advance.
All interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams

Is this you?

We are looking for a compassionate and organised individual to undertake our Out of Hours Support and Security Staff. The post holder will support clients and their children based within our refuge accommodation.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with stakeholders and clients at all levels.

The role:

You will be based within our domestic abuse refuge accommodation as an integral part of the support offered to victims and children who have fled abuse. Within this role, you will be required to ensure that the accommodation is fit for purpose, meets health and safety requirements, and is safe at all times as well as ensuring that the security measures of the accommodation sites are maintained and upheld at all times in line with agreed procedures/protocols.

If you have excellent interpersonal skills, empathy and are hardworking, we would love to hear from you.

Important information for all positions

Black Country Women's Aid is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All posts are subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975. It will be necessary for an enhanced disclosure to be made to the Criminal Records Bureau for details of any previous criminal convictions.

Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies. The post holder must be female.

COVID-19

BCWA has adapted services during COVID to support victims of violence and abuse that meet all latest Government guidance. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is available at all our sites and distributed to all staff as appropriate.

Full details of the BCWA Risk Assessment can be found on our website. Please read this as it provides the framework that we are delivering services against.

You will receive appropriate training to undertake the duties of the job on and on and offsite basis and all situations are risk assessed.
Management supervision, support and oversight is embedded in our practice to ensure all parties are kept safe.

About the Company

Black Country Women’s Aid

INDUSTRY
Security and Surveillance