City of London, London
£18,162.50 per annum plus £2,800 London weighting per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Victim Support is looking for a Case Information Officer based in London.

Victim Support (VS) is an independent charity for people affected by crime in England and Wales. We work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and respect they deserve.

The role is designed to enable Caseworkers - Independent Victim Advocates, to support victims and witnesses of crime. You will be co-located in the Holborn Witness Care Unit working closely with colleagues in the Police and other services within the Criminal Justice System to ensure Caseworker - Advocate's have up to date information so victims and witnesses of crime are promptly updated as to the progress of their case.

You will have sufficient IT skills to be able to use a variety of case information and database systems and be able to communicate often complex information to different people clearly. You will be able to work without direct supervision, prioritizing work and dealing with competing demands in an organised and methodical manner.

Victim Support offers competitive rewards and benefits including pension and life assurance, 25 days annual leave (pro-rata), voluntary benefits such as season ticket loans, cycle to work scheme, and the opportunity to play a key role in a national charity providing world-class services to victims and witnesses and being a vital force for change.

Applications should be explicit enough to provide good evidence against the shortlisting criteria, which are marked in the person specification as A. In order to apply, please create a profile in our website (jobs section), complete and submit an online application form.

If the vacancy has not specified the essential criteria for shortlisting, please use this section to express how your experience and skills are relevant for the role. If you have the drive to make a difference within an organisation which makes a difference we look forward to hearing from you.

Victim Support are committed to recruiting with care and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Disclosed Barring Service checks will be required.

Victim Support takes pride in being a diverse organisation, enriched by the participation of all individuals and communities. Diversity matters and we value it.

Interviews will take place via Skype W/C 29 June 2020

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Victim Support

VS is the independent charity for people affected by crime and traumatic events in England and Wales. Our specialist teams provide individual, ... Read more

Posted on: 05 June 2020
Closed date: 21 June 2020
Job ref: 2715
Tags: Advocacy, Support Worker