Domestic Abuse Advisor

Job Title:  Domestic Abuse Advisor

Salary:  £14,494.86 actual (FTE: £23,836) Fixed term until March 2022 with possibility to extend depending of further funding.

Location:   Trafford

Closing Date:  Tuesday 11th August 2020 5pm

Date of Interview:  Thursday 13th August 2020

Hours:   22.5 hours per week

Background

TDAS is an independent voluntary organisation which is affiliated to Women’s Aid Federation England. TDAS and has been operating since June 1990. TDAS is a company Limited by guarantee and a registered charity.  TDAS is the only specialist agency in Trafford to deliver services to men, women, children and young people who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse.

Purpose of the role

To provide a trauma-informed support service for those women who are living in TDAS refuges or other accommodations. Working collaboratively with partners to provide practical advice and emotional support for women in refuge, temporary and supported accommodation and to ultimately support them with their resettlement into the community.

To apply for this position you must have a minimum of two years experience of working with service users in a supported and enabling setting, knowledge and understanding of the effects and the impact of domestic abuse on women, men,  children and young people,  including all relevant legislation and experience of working with individuals in a crisis situation, demonstrating strong crisis management, skills and ability to cope under pressure. It is essential that you have an up to date knowledge of Child Protection and Safeguarding.

Please do not send CVs, they will not be processed.

No agencies please.

For further information please contact Jade Powell

admin@tdas.org.uk

Tel: 0161 872 7368

Registered Charity No: 1120983  Company Limited by Guarantee Registered No: 2915937  

Patron: Baroness Hughes of Stretford 

​​Call us:

0161 872 7368

​Find us: 

​Trafford Domestic Abuse Services, Gorse Hill Studios, Cavendish Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0PS