At Basis our mission is to empower women and young people to stay safe and make positive choices. 

We are delighted to announce the expansion of our successful and award-winning team at Basis Yorkshire with a number of roles being created to both support women directly and stimulate system change.  Our energy for, and commitment to our work makes us a vibrant and resilient organisation with a strong and compassionate workforce.

Housing First Support Worker

4 Days – Salary £24,990 Pro rata

You will be working in the community, in partner organisations, in Basis’ offices in Leeds and in women’s own homes, flexibly providing services that they need, where they want them or to support the development of services for women we support. Please click on link above for full job description.

Community Led Local Development Worker

4 Days – Salary £24,990 Pro rata

You will be supporting women who sexwork to access and engage with services, making appropriate referrals for women who require holistic emotional and/or practical support and providing intensive 1-2-1 work as well as group work with the aim of accessing employment training or volunteering. Key to this role is building skills, addressing the stigma and discrimination faced by women and the impact this has on their confidence as well as removing any other barriers to enter the employment market.

Women’s Lives Leeds Sex Worker Inclusion and Participation Worker

3 days – Salary £24,990 Pro Rata 

You will be working within the Women’s Lives Leeds (WLL) Project, to engage and support women with complex needs who are currently sex working or recently exited to influence policy, service design and have their voices heard.  This post will also work to implement the WLL Peer Support Model and to support service users to access WLL opportunities throughout the project.  Please note that this post requires a different, separate application form (see below).

For more information and to apply, please complete the below forms taking into account information from the job description and further information below:

Application-Form (Basis only posts)

Application Form (WLL – Basis Post)

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Closing date for ALL posts is 4th December (noon)

Please note applications received after this time will not be considered. 

Interviews will be held in w/c 9th December (except  WLL post which will be on Dec. 19th)

Basis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk. This post will be subject to enhanced DBS check.

In addition to being part of a fun, dynamic and vibrant workforce, we offer a benefits package including flexible working, contributory pension, childcare vouchers and an Employee Assistance package.

If you do need to speak to someone regarding your application you can contact the Basis office on 0113 2430036 or alternatively e-mail:

Basis is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community and positively encourage people with lived experience to apply.

Because of the nature of the work: this post is open to women only.

Sex discrimination act 1975 exemption S7 (2) (e) applies.

Only applicants who have the right to work in the UK or have a valid visa or work permit for a minimum of 6 months at the time of application will be considered for this role.












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