Sexual Violence Advocate

Employment
Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Hours: 
Part time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 24 February, 2020 - 17:00
Based: 
Newcastle
Fixed Salary
£22,462
Pro Rata
Employer: 
The Angelou Centre

SEXUAL VIOLENCE ADVOCATE (Bilingual)

2 Part time roles: 18 hours each

£22,462 (pro rata)

 

You will provide bilingual information, advice, support and advocacy work on all forms of gender-based violence, with a focus on sexual violence. You will support survivors who have experienced sexual violence as well as other forms of violence including honour based abuse and harmful practices such as forced marriage and FGM; You will women who have experienced immigration abuse and destitution as well as issues to do with matrimonial concerns, child protection, housing and homelessness, mental health and financial matters. Your casework will focus on women with complex needs, and the majority of the caseload will be in support of multi-lingual women.

This post is also offered as a trainee position for women who do not have a background in VAWG advocacy but have the passion and commitment to support women survivors.

You will have regular contact with vulnerable women at risk and on occasion their children and will be required to demonstrate commitment to safeguarding and protecting all service users from harm and abuse

 

These posts will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and are open to women* only (*exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1).

Closing date for applications                      24th February 2020

Interviews                                                      Week beg. 2nd March 2020

For recruitment pack and application form please contact:

Email: admin@angelou-centre.org.uk

Phone: 01912260394