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Service Manager

Service Manager

Islington and Haringey

Job Reference No. SWA2632

Solace Women’s Aid exists to bring an end to the harm caused by domestic and sexual abuse to all survivors and in particular women and children. Our work is holistic and empowering, working alongside survivors to achieve independent lives free from abuse.

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to manage 5 refuges across Islington & Haringey and a floating support service in Haringey.

Successful applicants will have in-depth knowledge of domestic abuse and its impact on women and their children, demonstrable understanding of all forms of VAWG and of managing teams who work directly survivors.

You will have exceptional management skills in relation to staff, contracts and budgets, and will have proven leadership within a challenging setting.

SALARY: You will be on Solace’s salary band 6b: £35,000 – £36,000 depending on experience

HOURS: 37.5 hours per week

CONTRACT: Permanent

CLOSING DATE: 18th December 2017 (12noon)

INTERVIEW DATE: 4th January 2018

Please have a look at our Service Manager Job Description and Person Specification.

To apply please complete and send the Application Form AND Equality Monitoring form to recruitment@solacewomensaid.org by the closing date of 18th December 2017. If for any reason you are having trouble downloading the documents, please email us and we will send the documents to you.

Unfortunately we do not accept CVs.

Please ensure you send the correct documents by the closing date, as late applications will not be accepted.

Solace Women’s Aid values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applicants from black minority and ethnic communities.

Solace is a Disability Confident employer. Please feel free to email us at recruitment@solacewomensaid.org if you require any additional support to apply for this role.

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 7(2)e of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 apply. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act.

An enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) disclosure will be required for this role

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