current vacancies

Lead Counsellor (East London Rape Crisis)

key objectives:

nia has been delivering services to women, girls and children who have experienced domestic and sexual violence since 1975. The organisation has three main aims: to provide services for women, girls and children who have experienced men’s violence; contributing to ending male violence against women and girls, and to inform and influence policy and public awareness.

nia is an approved member of Rape Crisis England and Wales, an umbrella organisation supporting Rape Crisis Centres across the country. Rape Crisis is completely independent of the government and the criminal justice system

We are seeking to recruit to the following post:

Hours: Part time: 28 hours per week
Term: Currently funded until March 2022
Salary:
You will be responsible for running and delivering the Crisis High Risk team through one to one support and counselling to female survivors of sexual violence within a feminist framework. You will also work alongside the Counselling Manager to offer clinical supervision to the counsellors, carry out initial assessments, review risks and manage waiting lists. This post will also involve supporting the East London Rape Crisis Management team to meet outcome and output targets and further develop the counselling service.

We’re looking for a highly organised and self-motivated woman who is passionate about ending male violence against women. You’ll have a ‘can-do’ approach and demonstrable commitment to nia’s feminist approach to supporting women and their children to be safer. You must be BACP or UKCP accredited and have experience of working with survivors of sexual violence. A qualification in therapeutic supervision and experience of delivering group work is desirable.

To apply visit our website www.niaendingviolence.org.uk and download a job profile and application pack. CV’s will not be accepted. Applications can be returned via email to administrator@ niaendingviolence.org.uk or by post in a sealed envelope marked “Private & Confidential” to Rachel Evans, nia, P.O Box 58203, London, N1 3XP.

The post is subject to an enhanced vetting and barring check and is open to Black women only. Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR), Schedule 9 (Work; Exceptions), Part 1 (Occupational Requirements), of the Equality Act (2010) applies.

In recognition of the diversity of languages spoken across East London we particularly welcome applications from women who can speak any of the following languages: Bengali, Gujarati, Urdu or Albanian

salary : £23,999- £25,599 (£30,000- 32,000 pro rata)

closing date for applications : 20 May 2019

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Senior Exiting Prostitution Advocate

key objectives:

nia has been delivering services to women, girls and children who have experienced domestic and sexual violence since 1975. The organisation has three main aims: to provide services for women, girls and children who have experienced men’s violence; contributing to ending male violence against women and girls, and to inform and influence policy and public awareness.

East London Exiting Advocacy (ELEA) is a new specialist, service providing a range of support to women involved in prostitution and specifically to women seeking to exit prostitution. This involves one-to-one advocacy/support, group workshops and night-time outreach services.

Hours: 35 (including evening and night-time)

This is an exciting new post focussing on supporting women to exit prostitution. The Senior Exiting Prostitution Advocate will provide line management to the team in addition to holding her own caseload. The post will involve evening and night time working to ensure that the service is accessible to women who are currently involved in prostitution.

We are looking for a highly organised and self- motivated woman who is passionate about ending male violence against women and girls. You’ll have a ‘can-do’ approach and demonstrable commitment to nia’s feminist approach to supporting women and their children to be safer.

CV’s will not be accepted. Applications can be returned via email to administrator@niaendingviolence.org.uk or by post in a sealed envelope marked “Private & Confidential” to Rachel Evans, nia, P.O Box 58203, London, N1 3XP.

The post is subject to an enhanced vetting and barring check and is open to women only. Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR), Schedule 9 (Work; Exceptions), Part 1 (Occupational Requirements), of the Equality Act (2010) applies.

salary : Salary: £27-000- £30,500 (dependent on qualification & experience)

closing date for applications : 20 May 2019

Interview date to be confirmed

Click here for Senior Exiting Prostitution Advocate Application Pack

Self Employed Counselling Supervisor – East London Rape Crisis

key objectives:

We are currently recruiting for a Counselling Supervisor to supervise a small group of counsellors in Waltham Forest. You will provide supervision and support for a small group of qualified Counsellors in accordance with BACP Ethical Guidelines. The group is held fortnightly for two hours on Thursdays

East London Rape Crisis Counselling Service provides free, confidential specialist help for women and girls who have been raped or experienced any other form of sexual violence. The service is for women of all ages and girls over 13, whatever the assault and whenever it occurred.

nia is a member of Rape Crisis (England and Wales), an umbrella organisation supporting Rape Crisis Centres across the country. Rape Crisis is completely independent of the government and the criminal justice system.

Hours: 2-4 hours fortnightly
Term Currently funded until March 2019 with a possibility of extension
Salary: £40.00 ph

You will provide supervision and support for a group of volunteer Counsellors in accordance with BACP Ethical Guidelines. The group is held fortnightly for two hours on Thursdays. The role is based in Leyton.

We’re looking for a highly organised and self-motivated woman who is passionate about ending male violence against women. You’ll have a ‘can-do’ approach and demonstrable commitment to nia’s feminist approach to supporting women and their children to be safer. You must be BACP or UKCP accredited, have a back ground of working with survivors of sexual violence and have experience and a qualification in individual and group therapeutic supervision.

CV’s will not be accepted. Applications can be returned via email to administrator@ niaendingviolence.org.uk or by post in a sealed envelope marked “Private & Confidential” to Rachel Evans, nia, P.O Box 58203, London, N1 3XP.

The post is subject to an enhanced vetting and barring check and open to women only (exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, Part 1).

salary : £40.00 per hour

closing date for applications : 30 May 2019

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