Outreach Worker – ISVA

Outreach  Worker – ISVA

Full time Post (35 hours per week)

Salary: £24,990 per annum

Our energy for and commitment to our work makes us a vibrant and resilient organisation with a strong and compassionate workforce.  You’ll be working in the community, in Basis’ offices and women’s own homes, flexibly providing services that they need, where they want them.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of women and young people, can embrace our core values of respect and trust and will support us in providing a unique service through their creative approach.

You will need to have:

  • A passion for empowering and enabling women and young people
  • Experience of building and managing successful relationships with external organisations to effectively support women and young people
  • Relevant experience working directly with women and young people at significant risk of harm.
  • An ability to thrive in an environment that is often challenging and pressurised.
  • A full, clean UK driving licence and use of car.

You will be based in the Leeds area with regional travel at times and may need to work unsocial hours.

To apply, please complete the below forms taking into account information from this job ad and the below job description:

Job Description Adult ISVA


Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

The closing date for applications is midnight 30th June 2019 for both posts, please note applications received after this time will not be considered. 

Interviews will be held on 16th July 2019 for this post

 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: info-basis@basisyorkshire.org.uk

Basis is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

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.