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Pause Practitioner

Ref CYP00602
Area Barking & Dagenham
Location Various
Division Complex Needs and Social Care
Hours per week 35
Contract Type Full Time - Fixed Term
Salary (in £) £35,991 - £38,994 (PO3)
Interview Date (Week Commencing) 03/01/2019
Closing date for applications 15 December 2018

About this job

Are you an ambitious, creative practitioner who is passionate about reducing the number of children being removed into care, by supporting women to bring about change in their lives? Do you have direct experience of working with and affecting change for vulnerable individuals? Are you confident in working within an assertive outreach model with the intensity and tenacity to engage the most vulnerable and hard to reach women?

If so you could be the person we are looking for!

Pause is an independent organisation that works with women who have experienced – or are at risk of – repeated pregnancies that result in children being removed from their care.  The programme gives women the chance to “pause” and take control over their lives, breaking a destructive cycle that cause both them and their children deep trauma.

Pause Barking and Dagenham are looking for an outstanding and dynamic individual practitioner.

  • Pause Practitioner -  you will be responsible for working directly with women and implementing a range of interventions and support measures


    Special Requirements for this Post

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including a Disclosure check.


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More Info...

        Pause Practitioner JD Nov 2017.docx

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