At Next Link we are committed to providing holistic, empowering and personalised support and advocacy to women and children experiencing domestic abuse. With a focus on survivor’s safety and recovery; we believe the provision of flexible support tailored to survivors’ needs can be transforming, helping to maximise independence and self-determination so survivors can make informed choices.
We are looking for a Duty Telephone Helpline worker to join the team and work within a dynamic, fast paced crisis intervention advocacy and support service.
The successful candidates will have:
- experience of providing telephone or 1-1 support to vulnerable people
- an understanding of the impact of domestic abuse on women and children
- the ability to assess risk and need, and support the victim to put an action plan in place
- the ability to provide respectful, non-judgemental and confidential support to domestic abuse victims
- the ability to respond effectively in a crisis situation
If you are motivated, resourceful and passionate about empowering female victims of domestic abuse apply for this role and work as part of a team to contribute to the valuable work Next Link and its wider services, delivering hope and support to survivors of domestic violence and abuse.
If you are interested in applying
or contact us by email: email@example.com
Telephone: 0117 925 0680
Next Link, 5 Queen Square, Bristol BS1 4JQ
Next Link is a progressive employer and offers a pension scheme, up to 30 days annual leave (depending on length of service) and 3 extra holidays including International Women’s Day in lieu. We have a commitment to training and development.
Next Link is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk of abuse, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Next Link is committed to Equal Opportunities.
All posts are exempt under section 7 (2) (f) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975
Next Link is part of Missing Link Housing