The Medaille Trust Vacancy: Modern Slavery Support Worker

Salary £10.04 per hour (includes rolled-up holiday pay)
Hours: Flexible shifts which will include late shifts and weekend working

The Medaille Trust was founded in 2006 by a number of religious congregations in response to the plight of thousands of people who are being trafficked into the UK each year. The Trust was established as a charity and opened its first safe house in January 2007.

The post-holder will work as a member of the team providing a safe temporary environment for adults who are vulnerable from outside the UK who have experienced trauma. You will provide high quality practical and emotional support to the residents, helping them to develop the practical skills and self-confidence to live safely and independently.

You must have experience of working with vulnerable adults, the ability to work within a ‘risk associated’ environment and ideally experience of working within a residential setting and with non-UK citizens.

This service is sometimes open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Applicants must be willing to work flexibly, which include early evening and night shifts, sleep-in shifts and on-call duties.

Due to the nature of the post, confidentiality and discretion are of paramount importance. The post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service check. The ability to drive with a valid licence with use of own vehicle insured for business purposes is essential.

For an application pack, visit the website or email recruitment@medaille-trust.org.uk. CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: Tuesday 12 June 2018

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