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NLA - Independent Domestic and Sexual Violence Advisor

closing date 2 Jul

Job Summary

Contract Type: Full Time/Limited Term
Advert Start Date: 19 June, 2017
Advert End Date: 02 July, 2017
Salary: £26,600 per annum
Location: Please refer to job summary
Weekly Hours: 37.5
Job Category: Non-Local Authority Job
Vacancy Ref: NLA/Independent domestic & Sexual Violence Advisor

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Independent domestic and sexual violence advisor (IDSVA) (female) 1 Year Contract
We are looking for an IDSVA to provide specialist support to street sex-working women who become victims of rape, sexual assault and domestic violence. If you are a confident, pro-active team worker with great interpersonal skills who can think on her feet and react decisively in pressurised situations, and you are passionate about supporting some of Bristol’s most vulnerable women to make positive changes in their lives, this could be you.

The IDSVA will be part of the One25 Casework Team and report to the Services Manager. She will work closely with relevant partner agencies, will be responsible for her own caseload on a daily basis and will work alongside volunteers when engaging in street outreach.

One25 is a Bristol-based, registered charity (no.1062391) with a Christian ethos providing services for women trapped in street sex-work and those who are building positive new lives away from the streets.

It is an Occupational Requirement that applications for this post are open to women only, as permitted under Schedule 9, Part 1, of the Equality Act 2010. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required. This is a one year contract to cover for the current post-holder's secondment to another agency and is funded by the National Lottery.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (to include occasional evenings).

Salary: £26,600 p.a.

Full details and an application form can be downloaded from this link: One25 IDSVA or contact us
Tel: 0117 909 4387

Applications by: 9 am, Monday 3rd July 2017

Interviews: Monday 10th July 2017

Expected Start Date: as soon as possible

Office: 0117 909 8832 | | Facebook | Twitter
The Grosvenor Centre, 138a Grosvenor Road, St Pauls, Bristol, BS2 8YA
United Kingdom
Registered Charity No. 1062391. Company no. 3362644.

NOTE: This is not a Local Authority post and applicants will need to satisfy themselves with regard to condition of service.