Women's Specialist Practitioner
The Magdalene Group has been supporting women, who experience sexual exploitation and coercion, for over 25 years; we have a track record of building trusted relationships with some of the most marginalised women in society.
Due to new funding, we are seeking to employ a Women’s Specialist Practitioner to provide gender- and trauma-informed support to women experiencing multiple disadvantage and to provide specialist support to female sex workers and victims of sexual exploitation and coercion.
This role will have a focus on mental health and specialist housing support for women and previous experience and/or knowledge in this area would be an advantage.
The post-holder will be based within the Doorway Women’s Service and will engage with women through outreach and intensive one-to-one support. The post-holder will work closely with partner agencies, ensuring women have access to support from a range of services.
Salary : £22500 – £26500 per annum fte.
Hours of Work : 37.5 hours per week; this is a full time post which will require flexibility with occasional early mornings, late evenings and some weekend work to meet client need.
Organisational benefits include: Workplace pension contribution 5%; Death in service; Generous leave; Employee support programme; Professional development.
Due to the nature of the role, it is a General Occupational Requirement that this position be filled by a female. (This role is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.)
Application packs available at www.magdalenegroup.org
Recruitment of Ex-offenders & Equal Opportunities policies available.
If you require further information, please telephone the office on 01603 610256.
Please return completed application forms to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to 61 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1PH.
Closing date for applications : 5 p.m. Sunday 3rd October, 2021.
Interviews will take place : Friday 8th October, 2021.