• Employer - Harbour Support Services
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Charity
  • Department - Domestic Abuse
  • Location - County Durham or Tees Valley
  • Salary - Hourly rate £8.39/hr to £9.76/hr
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full/Part-time | 21-35 hours per week
  • Closing date - Wednesday, 18 October 2017 17:00


Harbour has delivered needs-led services for over 40 years, providing refuge and support for those experiencing domestic abuse.

We are recruiting for female* Support Workers to support adult victims of domestic abuse within our teams in County Durham and the Tees Valley.

These staff will work directly with clients, who are often in crisis, and enable them to start making positive changes in their lives.

Part time and full-time posts are available. We welcome applications from enthusiastic, compassionate women, preferably with some experience of working with those affected by domestic abuse.

We are looking for excellent people skills, an aptitude for communication and an ability to work with initiative. We are interested to hear from those with experience/qualifications in working with children and young people. Successful applicants must undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Harbour holds Silver Investor in People status, the Bronze Better Health at Work Award and One Star Best Companies Accreditation. We have also been listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Not for Profit Places to Work for 2017. Our staff are empowered and encouraged to develop themselves to ensure the continuous improvement of our services.

* Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1) applies to this post.

Registered Charity No. 1086897

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