Luton, Bedfordshire

Up to £18360 per annum

Temporary

2278

About the organisation

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

Job Description

Victim Support is looking to recruit a Deputy MARAC Co-ordinator to provide support to the Luton Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference (MARAC).

This is a full time role Monday-Friday based in Luton, Bedfordshire.

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 aim of this role is to support the MARAC Co-ordinator to ensure the smooth running for the MARAC meetings. You will be the first point of contact for enquiries regarding MARAC from a range of voluntary and statutory agencies, as well as carrying out a range of administrative tasks including maintaining accurate records on a multi-agency database (MODUS) and collating accurate data. You will also assist the MARAC Co-ordinator to deliver training on the MARAC process to partner agencies as and when required.

The successful candidate must possess proven IT skills, a sound knowledge of domestic abuse, be pro-active, organised, be able to maintain effective administrative systems and work well with people at all levels. You must also be able to work without direct supervision, prioritise work and be resilient enough to deal with competing demands in an organised and methodical manner within this busy role.

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 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 (s). 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.