Vacancy Detail

Specialist Support Worker

Role:               Specialist Support Worker

Based:            West London

Salary:             £17phr umb

Start Date:      ASAP

Duration:        Temp – minimum 3 months

Hours:             Full Time (Monday to Friday)


Our client, a well respected charity dedicated to helping prevent homelessness and supporting victims of abuse are looking for a Specialist Support Worker to join their team


The role will include providing support and advise to victims of modern day slavery and human trafficking, helping to keep them and their children safe.


Synopsis of duties:

  • Providing support to victims of abuse in an all female safehouse
  • Helping to mitigate suffering from trauma caused by trafficking, sexual abuse, rape and or/domestic slavery
  • Conducting risk and needs assessments of the trafficked victim and using an evidence-based risk identification checklist and devising support plans
  • Advocating on behalf of the victims, providing support with legal options, housing, health and finance and working closely with other agencies, signposting when appropriate for further support
  • Managing a caseload, ensuring each individual’s complex needs are met
  • Providing support through the criminal justice system or Immigration Service, ensuring they are aware of their rights
  • Liaising with other agencies, ensuring service users receive co-ordinated help and support


Essential Requirements:

  • Experience providing casework support to vulnerable clients, conducting risk assessments and support plans
  • A understanding of legislation relating to Anti-trafficking and Modern Slavery or Immigration, homelessness, housing, employment, health and safety and safeguarding
  • Knowledge of the main support needs which are commonly faced by vulnerable client groups
  • A fully enhanced DBS dated within the last 12 months or on the update service


For more information, please call the team on 0204 566 5515 and ask to speak to Molly or email us your CV at


Supporting Futures Consulting acts as both an employer and an agency.

Location: West London | Salary: 16 - 18 per hour | Job type: Contract | Posted: 31/08/2023