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Independent Sexual Violence Advisor

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Salary £25,951 pro rata
Organisation West Mercia Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Centre
Hours Between 21 and 37.5 hours
Closing date 12 pm on 21 February 2020

Job details

Job Vacancy

Independent Sexual Violence Advisor

(Between 21 and 37.5 hours, negotiable upon appointment, £25,951 pro rata) 

WMRSASC has a vacancy for an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor.

 

The successful candidate will have an understanding of the nature and impact of sexual violence and experience of working with victims. They will be required to work within a multi-agency setting to provide a pro-active service to female and male adult survivors of sexual violence within and outside of the criminal justice system to:

  • Develop and deliver a non-therapeutic advocacy and support service toclients

  • Help clients to access appropriate therapeutic interventions and to develop their own supportnetwork

  • Where necessary provide emotional, practical and advocacy support through the Criminal JusticeSystem

  • Monitor and keep the client informed of case progress if involved with the Criminal JusticeProcess

  • Provide information about the impacts of sexual violence and signpost to specialist supportservices

  • Maintain a caseload and accurate electronicrecords

  • Support client to access theirrights

  • Contribute towards servicedevelopment

  • Participate in individual clinical supervision, appraisal sessions and team meetings

 

Whilst this post is predominately working with adults there may be a requirement to support children and young people in response to meet service demands.

 

The post holder must have the ability to travel throughout Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

 

If you have any questions about the role please contact Ruth Kimberley on 01905 611655.

 

For an application pack and to apply please visit the link below:

 

https://westmerciarapesexualabusesupportcentre.breathehr.com/v/independent-sexual-violence-advisor-11781

 

 

Closing date for applications is 21st February 2020

Interviews will be held on 4th and 5th March 2020

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