- Vacancy Reference: 11
- Location: East London with some London/UK travel
- Salary: £26,000 pro rata
- Hours: 17.5 per week
- Contract: fixed term contract until 31 March 2018 (possible renewal thereafter dependent on funding)
- Job Category: Client Services
- Responsible for: N/A
- Responsible to: ISVA & Operations Manager
- Closing Date: 02 October 2017
- Interview Date: 04 – 06 October 2017
Could you support men who have experienced sexual abuse, sexual assault or rape?
Are you willing to undertake training to become a qualified Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA)?
We’re looking for a passionate person to join our small team and use their skills to provide specialist support to men engaging with the criminal justice system.
You will be involved in delivering a unique pan-London service making sure that survivors understand their rights through a police investigation and the court process. You will be empathetic and will understand the barriers to reporting sexual abuse, sexual assault and rape to the police. You will be an essential source of practical and emotional support.
Successful applicants will have significant knowledge of sexual violence and its impact on men and boys, experience of providing practical and emotional support as well as strong casework management skills.
Applicants are required to have an ISVA training qualification or be willing to attend training to obtain this.
This role is open to people of any gender.
For the full requirements, please see the full job description.
How to apply:
Please complete the application form, detailing how you meet the person specification outlined in the job description, and email to [email protected] or by post to SurvivorsUK, 11 Sovereign Close, London E1W 3HW.
Applications should arrive before 17.00 on 2nd October 2017.
Please note: in order to apply for this role you must be able to demonstrate your eligibility to work in the UK.
All SurvivorsUK posts are subjected to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Clearance.