Independent Sexual Violence Advisor - Changing Lives

Temporary, part time post, based in Newcastle, fixed salary £17,367. Deadline: Wednesday, 14 August, 2019 

Do you hold an NVQ level 3 in Social Care or equivalent appropriate qualification? Do you hold an ISVA/ IDVA qualification or willingness to complete qualification? Do you have experience working within a multi-agency and legislative framework - attending and providing reports to multi-agency meetings? Do you have experience working with vulnerable people, including victims of sexual and domestic abuse? Do you have experience of managing a caseload?

Do you have theoretical, practical and procedural knowledge of civil and criminal remedies for victims of sexual and domestic abuse and their children? Do you have a good understanding of domestic abuse including the impact of domestic abuse on victims and their children? Do you have the ability to provide non-judgemental, impartial information to empower individuals to make informed choices? Do you have strong crisis management skills and the ability to deal with stressful and difficult situations?

Do you have commitment to the values of Changing Lives? Do you have willingness to complete training and engage with professional development? Do you have commitment to detail, ensuring all work is accurate, concise and understandable? If so, the role of Independent Sexual Violence Advisor may be the role for you.

Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 17,000 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.

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