PACT’s Alana House Women’s Community Project is an innovative women’s community solution in Reading that uses a holistic approach to support women by empowering them to take control of their lives, make informed decisions and improve their life chances.
We are looking for a full time Support Worker to join the team. You will have the opportunity to work on the Enrich and Sport England funded Love Me, Love Life projects and the opportunity is available until the end of June 2020.
You will hold a case load of women and be involved in regular outcomes-focussed person-centred one to one support work and group based sessions. You will be expected to do support plans, follow-up meetings, write reports demonstrating outcomes, make referrals to Alana House partners and other local agencies, lead groups and facilitate drop-ins.
To succeed in this role you will need sound administrative skills in order to complete measurement tools and necessary reporting and have experience of supporting and working with vulnerable people, enabling them to positive changes in their lives and reduce chaotic lifestyles.
This is a full time appointment on a fixed term contract until end of June 2020. The role is based in Reading and offers a salary in the range £21,610 - £26,412 per annum
Having regard to the nature and context of the work, there is a genuine occupational requirement permitted under the Equality Act 2010 that this post is only available to women.
The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 9th August and interviews will be held on Wednesday 21st August.