Independent Sexual Violence Advisor - Part-Time

Nottinghamshire Rape Crisis Centre
£24,717 (pro-rata)
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
An opportunity has arisen for an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (part-time) to join Nottinghamshire Rape Crisis Centre. Nottinghamshire Rape Crisis Centre provides telephone helpline and face-to-face counselling/support to survivors who have suffered sexual violence. The Independent Sexual Violence Advisor’s role is to work within a multi-agency setting to provide a proactive service to victims aged 13 years and above who have suffered rape and serious sexual violence and are engaged within and outside the criminal justice system. The Independent Sexual Violence Advisor’s role will involve: Risk assessments and helping keep clients safe Helping clients access their rights Helping clients to access health and other services they require Monitoring and keeping clients informed of case progress Providing support through the criminal justice system The Independent Sexual Violence Advisor will have: Experience of providing support through the criminal justice system An awareness and understanding of sexual violence and its impact Experience of working with victims of sexual violence Understanding of child protection issues and legal responsibilities ISVA Qualification or Equivalent is desirable Pay: £24,717 (pro-rata) includes Company Pension Scheme, 6% contribution, compensation for mileage to out of office appointments Hours of work: 28 hours (over 4 days), Tuesday-Friday (some flexibility is required to fit in with court cases) Because of the nature of this post, it is only open to female applicants and is exempt under Schedule 9 Part 1 Equalities Act 2010. Successful applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check (or equivalent). Successful candidates will need to be able to travel around Nottingham and be flexible as to working some unsociable hours. Closing Date: Friday, 21 st October, 12 noon. Interview Date: 1 st November and 3 rd November Please apply online to be considered for the Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (Part-Time) role. Applicants who pass the initial set questions will be sent an application pack. A completed application form is needed in order to fully apply for this post. Applications for this vacancy go directly to the advertiser. By applying for this position you accept that your personal details will be made available to this company and that their Privacy Policy may be different to that of Flex Recruitment Plus. This job was originally posted as

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