Drive Case Manager
£24,799 – £26,999 p.a. depending on experience
Location: to be worked flexibly across Worcestershire with designated premises available within Worcester, Kidderminster and Redditch
A new and exciting opportunity has arisen within the organisation to deliver case management interventions across Worcestershire, as part of the Drive Project.
Drive is an innovative national project that aims to improve the lives and safety of victims and children, by holding high-risk perpetrators to account. The project combines case management of perpetrators with a co-ordinated multi-agency response.
As Case Manager, you will strive to make contact and work on a one-to-one basis with perpetrators to pro-actively secure engagement, influence attitudinal and behavioural change and link to complementary services.
To do this, you will work alongside existing agencies to design a co-ordinated, intervention plan, addressing identified needs and risks, and promoting understanding of the impact of abusive behaviours.
You will work closely with the IDVA service to review risk, develop safety plans and improve outcomes for all parties involved.
You will be passionate and committed to working within a multi-disciplinary team and will have will have a demonstrable track record of working with complex need service users. This may be within the field of domestic abuse, and/or mental health, substance misuse and offending.
We are looking to appoint to this role as soon as possible. Extensive training will be provided which may include the opportunity to gain accreditation for working with perpetrators of DVA.
This is an initial fixed-term contract until 31st May 2020, with an option to then extend until 2022.
We will also consider secondments.
Police vetting will be undertaken with the successful candidate.
Closing date: 28th July 2019
Interviews to be held 9th August 2019.
The interview will consist of attitudinal testing and a formal interview panel which includes key Drive stakeholders.