Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Domestic Violence Advisor

Service Care Solutions are seeking to recruit 2 x full-time Domestic Violence Advisors posts (37 hours per week) and 1 x part-time Domestic Violence Advisor post (18 hours per week), to be part of a Domestic Violence Support Service Team based in South Cumbria.

The office is based in Ulverston, however, there may be the potential for any successful candidates to work from one of the clients other bases in Kendal, if Ulverston proves to be a travel issue.



The hours of work for the full-time posts would be Monday to Friday on a rota basis, either 9.00 a.m.

to 5.00 p.m.

or 11.00 a.m.

to 7.00 p.m.

with a ½ hour unpaid lunch break on each day.

The hours of work for the part-time post would be agreed, again any day Monday to Friday, on a rota basis, which will include one later shift.

Job Purpose -
, To deliver crisis intervention for survivors of domestic abuse, assess risk, create safety plans and advocate on their behalf with partner agencies.


, To maximise positive and meaningful outcomes for survivors in areas such as housing, employment and training, health and social & civic participation in order to improve quality of life.


, To provide a service tailored to each customer's abilities and aspirations.

Essential Criteria -

, Experience of working in support/advocacy environment
, Experience of recording information
, Experience of risk assessment and safety planning
, Experience of working with survivors of domestic violence

If you are interested in this position and feel like you meet the above criteria for the role, please send our application for consideration

If you require any additional information regarding the position, please call Ryan at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 966 or send an E-Mail to ryan.curwen@servicecare.org.uk