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Apr

Savera UK Vacancy – Community Outreach Worker (Female Only)

Contract: 22.5 hours per week with a possibility of increasing hours (1 year fixed term contract)
NJC Scale: £25,350 (pro rata) | Actual: £17,128
Location: Merseyside & Cheshire

Primary Purpose of Position:

The post holder will work as part of Savera UK’s team and will be required to work across the Merseyside and Cheshire areas. The Community Outreach Worker is to work with Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities to raise awareness about harmful practices and domestic abuse as well as working in partnership with agencies (both statutory and voluntary) to liaise and facilitate community sessions and engagement related to harmful practices, domestic abuse and the impact it can cause on individuals and families. The post holder will also have responsibilities to support the team in recruiting volunteers and promoting the work Savera UK across communities, agencies and professionals. Culture and tradition hugely influence the lives of BME communities and the post holder will require demonstrating their understanding of cultural sensitivity at the same time being able to challenge attitudes around culture and traditions that are recognised as harmful practices.

Full details and application information can be found here.

Closing date: Friday 19th April 2019

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