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We are an innovative, friendly, grass roots charity working across London and offer employee benefits including 30 days annual leave and three per cent employer pension contribution. You will be joining a team of committed and inspiring individuals whose dedication has saved the lives of thousands of women, men and children in the capital. Below is a list of our current vacancies.
Job Reference Number: SWA25057
SASS is a high quality advocacy and support service, which provides specialist independent assistance to the residents of Southwark who are affected by domestic and sexual violence. This includes a package of support covering crisis intervention, risk assessment, safety planning, assessment of needs and individual support planning.
The service supports female and male victims of domestic and sexual violence/abuse and is part of Solace Women’s Aid, a London-wide and nationally respected organisation.
A vacancy has arisen in our busy and exciting office for a full time Case Worker.
A key aspect of the role will be to work in partnership with other agencies in order to be able to provide a more holistic service for clients.
The successful applicant will have in-depth knowledge of domestic abuse and its impact on women, men and their children, as well as experience of providing emotional and practical support to victims of domestic and sexual violence and strong casework management skills. If you have experience of working with victims of domestic and/or sexual violence and a working knowledge of the available legal remedies, housing and welfare benefits, then this is a unique opportunity to further develop your skills and career.
Salary: £25, 770 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hrs per week
Closing Date: Friday 3rd July 2015 at 5pm
Interview Date: Monday 20th July 2015
Late applications will not be considered
Please complete an application form and equality monitoring form and send to email@example.com ensuring to include the Job Reference Number: SWA25057 on your application form and in the subject line of your email.
Solace Women’s Aid values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.
All candidates must demonstrate a commitment to the values of empowerment, support and equality, which underpin all our work.
Benefits include 30 days holiday and a contributory pension scheme.
This service is run by women for women and is therefore restricted to women applicants under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.
Section 5(2)d of the Race Relations Act 1976 and Section 7(2)e of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 apply.
An enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) disclosure will be required for this role.
No agencies please
For all volunteer opportunities please see the Volunteer Your Time section of the website or follow this link: http://www.solacewomensaid.org/get-involved/volunteer-your-time/