Advance is a well-respected, award-winning and innovative women-only organisation, established in 1998, providing emotional and practical support to women experiencing domestic abuse and supporting women with custodial and community sentences to reduce offending. Our values are to listen and support, to empower and respect, to collaborate, innovate and be accountable. We have expanded our services significantly over the past 2 years, with annual income to over £3m and 75 staff, reaching over 3000 women and their children.

 

Female* Domestic Violence Peripatetic Worker   

West London and North/East London

 

Contract:              Fixed term 1 year

Salary:                    26,000 per annum  inc London Weighting

Working hours:   35 hours a week, with some evening and weekend work required

Pension:                Workplace Pension

Work Location:   The role is based at various locations across London as and when a need is                                         identified

 

Advance delivers nationally accredited, quality marked services in Hammersmith & Fulham, Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea and Brent.  The Domestic Violence Peripatetic worker will work within a dynamic, fast paced team to provide crisis intervention, advocacy and support that empowers women and ensures that the voice of survivors informs every stage of their journey towards improved safety. They will work within a well-established and supportive team to provide high quality advocacy and support based upon client led needs and risk assessment. The Domestic Violence Peripatetic worker will be required to advise women on criminal justice and civil remedies and related matters and support women to attend court where necessary. The Domestic Violence Peripatetic worker will cover services as advised by program managers and Director.

 

This post is open to *female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

 

Advance is committed to equality and diversity and strongly encourages applications from women with disabilities, from BME backgrounds and the LBT community, and with personal experience of the criminal justice system.

 

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ADVANCE Job Application Form April 2018

 

Benefits include 30 days holidays per year, a workplace pension and childcare vouchers

 

Closing date: Sunday 26 August  2018 at midnight Interview date: TBC

 

To apply: Download the application form and Job Description from our website at http://advancecharity.org.uk/work-for-us/

 

Completed applications should be emailed to recruitment@advancecharity.org.uk or posted marked ‘Private and Confidential’ to Advance, BSU Recruitment, PO Box 74643, London W6 6JU.

Registered Charity Number 1086873