Weekend Refuge Assistant (Preston)
Employment Type:
Part Time
£18,571 per annum pro rata
Closing Date:
27/01/2019 23:59


SafeNet Domestic Abuse Service provides a range of accommodation and community based support service to those at risk of domestic abuse. SafeNet deliver safe refuge and community based services to those at the highest level of risk of serious harm across Lancashire, and we welcome the opportunity to extend our services into various locations such as Burnley, Blackpool, Preston and Rochdale.



We currently have a vacancy for a Refuge Assistant at our Preston location:


Refuge Assistant – (Alternate Weekends) PRESTON

Salary: £18,571 per annum pro rata

Hours: alternate weekends – Sunday 6.75 hours and Saturday 6.75 hours


To work as a member of the recovery refuge accommodation team providing practical housing and administration support, including health, safety and security measures in a supported housing environment. For more details about what the role entails, please read our job description.


Paid posts attract a pension scheme and generous annual leave allowance.


Closing date for applications:  midnight, Sunday 27th January

Interview Date: Week Commencing 4th February 2019 (No other dates will be offered)


To apply, please submit an application pack detailing how you meet the person specification.  Please e-mail completed applications to jobs@calico.org.uk   




Please note: we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants. Feedback will only be provided if you attend an interview.


Offers are subject to an enhanced DBS checkSuccessful candidates will undertake a 4 day Induction Programme prior to starting employment. This Induction Programme is Mandatory and all new employees have to attend, Programme dates to be confirmed at interview. You will be paid a flat rate for attending these days.


These posts are open to women only.  Section 7 (2) (e) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 applies.  SafeNet is working towards Equal Opportunities for all and actively encourages applications from disabled, ethnic minority and LBGTQI+ women who are under-represented.  SafeNet is a Registered Charity No. 1091544 and a Company Limited by Guarantee No. 3860803.



How To Apply

Please see advert for more information.

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SafeNet - A Calico Group Service
SafeNet provides services across Lancashire for victims of domestic violence and abuse. It is a registered charity and joined The Calico Group in April 2011.

Telephone: 01282 686300

Email: careers@calico.org.uk