Woolwich, Greater London
£28,811 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Housing Independent Domestic Violence Advocacy & Outreach Post - £28,811  

Her Centre, a women’s advice service in Greenwich, seeks an Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (IDVA) with Safe Lives (CAADA) qualification in domestic abuse, or similar, to provide advocacy for women experiencing domestic violence. Her Centre has an accredited IDSVA service with a strong team and a clear commitment to empowering women. We are a women-led service.

This is a one-year contract, and the post will require at least one year’s experience working with women escaping domestic violence, knowledge and experience of legal options for women including knowledge of housing rights, and the workings of the MARAC.

This Post is based in Woolwich SE18 but will require travel across the Greenwich borough, and will include working at three outreach hubs in Greenwich each week.

The Closing Date for application is 9th April.  Interviews will be in the following week.

Funded by Nationwide Foundation. Due to the intensive and sensitive support involved in this post, the posts are open to women only. Section 7(2)e of the Sex Discrimination Act exemption applies

Posted on: 17 March 2020
Closed date: 20 April 2020
Job ref: HC/HDV&OA-2020
Tags: Legal, Advocacy