London, Greater London
£28,000 - £32,000.00 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

nia has been delivering services to women, girls and children who have been subjected to sexual and domestic violence and abuse, including prostitution, since 1975. The organisation has three main aims: to provide services for women, girls and children who have experienced men’s violence; contributing to ending male violence against women and girls, and to inform and influence policy and public awareness.

Hours:                                35hrs/week

Contract type and term:   31st December 2021

This is a specialist post to support and advocate for women with no recourse to public funds experiencing male violence with a particular focus on enabling their resettlement, independent living and access to, and enforcement of, their rights.

We are looking for a highly organised and self-motivated woman who is passionate about supporting women to rebuild their lives and access their rights after male violence. You will have a can- do approach, be determined to prioritise women and be able to articulate your commitment to nia’s feminist approach with a particular understanding of how race and sex intersect in no recourse cases. Your values, attitudes and abilities are as important as your experience.

CV’s will not be accepted. 

Closing Date:          10am, 8 June 2020          

Interview date:        16 June 2020        

nia’s service are run by women for women and therefore posts are restricted to women under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 and part 1 section 7 (2) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 apply. An enhanced DBS (disclosure barring service) disclosure will be required for this role.

Rehabilitation of Offenders act 1974: this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. A criminal record will not necessarily exclude your from this post but under the act we must have the details.

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The Nia project

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Refreshed on: 29 May 2020
Closing date: 08 June 2020
Tags: Advice, Information, Advocacy

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