Birmingham, West Midlands
£23,000.00 - £25,000.00 FTE per year
Contract, Part-time, 3 days per week
Job description

Hope for Justice is seeking experienced and enthusiastic professionals who are able to work directly with survivors, offering legal advocacy and specialist support and advice. This role is offered in conjunction with our partners at the Jericho Foundation.

Could you join our team of Independent Modern Slavery Advocates, helping people who have been victims of modern slavery to understand and access their entitlements to welfare and housing benefits, conducting needs-led assessments, and signposting them to relevant services?

The successful candidates will have worked previously with vulnerable adults in an advisory capacity, and have excellent knowledge of welfare benefits law and the laws relating to modern slavery. They must also have demonstrable core legal skills including research, advocacy, negotiation, drafting and interviewing. A full list of required skills, competencies, duties and responsibilities is available in the Role Profile below.

This part -time position will be based at Jericho Foundation, Birmingham.

 

 

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Hope for Justice

Hope for Justice is a global charity founded in 2008, working across 5 continents, 10 countries and 32 locations to bring an end to modern slav... Read more

Posted on: 13 November 2020
Closed date: 04 December 2020
Tags: Legal, Advocacy

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