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Outreach Team Leader

Salary: up to £33,000 (depending on experience and qualifications) plus 5% employer pension contribution

Permanent contract 37.5 hours a week

This is an exciting opportunity, for someone with passion and drive to support women to exit prostitution.

Working from our women only centre in Kings Cross, you will support women across north and east London, whose lives are affected by involvement in prostitution - including women who have been trafficked or are otherwise at risk.

The women we support face challenges including:

  • Rough sleeping or other problems with accommodation
  • Substance use issues
  • Mental health issues
  • Problems with the criminal justice system or the immigration system; or
  • Are victims of trafficking and modern slavery

You will have experience of working with vulnerable women with complex needs, demonstrate excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills and be passionate about supporting women to exit sexual exploitation.

You will have practical experience of outreach work, a strong understanding of sustainable exit strategies and knowledge of barriers.

This diverse role includes, supervising social work and other students, managing outreach workers, undertaking street outreach shifts, building and sustaining key partnerships for the organisation. Leading our work on safeguarding and support for victims of trafficking/ modern slavery.

You will be a multi skilled individual, a professional qualification in social work practice education would be an advantage - however is not an essential criteria.

Contact recruitment@watw.org.uk or 54-55 Birkenhead Street London WC1H 8BB for an application pack

Application deadline: Midday 14th March 2019

Interviews will be held week commencing 18th March 2019

THIS POST IS EXEMPT UNDER THE EQUALITY ACT 2010 SCHEDULE 9, PART 1

APPLICATION OPEN TO WOMEN ONLY


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