Accessibility Links
 

Stalking Advocate

  • Job reference: SD48
  • Location: West End, London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Healthcare Assistants/ Support
Closes in:
d h m s
Hurry ending soon!
Send jobs like this to my email
Job description: Stalking Advocate - Lambeth

Permanent Position

Full Time - 35 hours per week
Part Time 3 days per week pro rata salary will be considered.

Cover letter will be required to apply for this role.

Overall Purpose:

Provide expert advice and advocacy to victims of stalking. To give guidance and information by telephone, email and face to face to those affected by stalking. To provide casework support and advocacy to victims of stalking, liaising with both voluntary and statutory services. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be considered to participate in intensive training on trauma-led advocacy support.

Service Delivery:

To respond as quickly and effeciently as possible to requests for help received via telephone or email.
To deliver robust risk assessment and safety planning for clients along with advice informing them of the stalking legislation.
To manage a caseload, carrying out initial risk assessments, risk assessments, devising support plans and liaising with appropriate agencies.
To keep and maintain accurate and confidential records.

Person Specification:

Experience working with people faced with gender-based violence.
Experience of managing own caseload.
A working knowledge of the criminal and civil justice system relating to stalking and other forms of gender based violence.
Knowledge of safeguarding.
Working knowledge of the practical, emotional, social and economic issues faced by victims of gender-based violence.

All of the above must be addressed in in covering letter.

A formal qualification in gender-based violence advocacy - IDVA or ISAC is desirable.

For more information please contact Sean at Service Care Solutions:

Telephone: 01772208962
Email: sean.devlin@servicecare.org.uk

If you aren't interested but you know someone who is, refer them and receive a £250 referral bonus! (T&C's apply)

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:
- £250 training allowance
- Excellent pay rates
- Exceptional referral bonuses
- Specialists consultants offering single point of contact
- Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
- Ltd & PAYE payment options available
- DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.