Specialist Refuges Support Worker x 2

Specialist Refuges Support Worker x 2

Specialist Refuges Support Worker x 2

nia has been delivering services to women, girls and children who have been subjected to sexual and domestic violence and abuse, including prostitution, 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’s Specialist Refuge service holds the Women’s Aid Quality Standard mark. The refuges team provides specialist accommodation and support services to women who experience multiple disadvantage including involvement in prostitution and other forms of sexual violence and exploitation, domestic violence, and problematic substance use.

We are seeking to recruit to the following posts:
Job Title: Specialist Refuges Support Worker (Islington)
Job Ref: nia 87
Job Title: Specialist Refuges Support Worker (Camden) 
Job Ref: nia 88
Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: £26,000 – £29,000 dependent on experience and qualification

These posts are currently funded until March 2023.

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

Closing Date: 10am, 31st May 2022
Interview date: Wednesday 8th June 2022

You can apply by:

  • Submitting your application via the online form below,
  • Emailing your completed application to: administrator@niaendingviolence.org.uk,
  • Posting your application in a sealed envelope marked “Private & Confidential” to Rachel Evans, nia, P.O Box 58203, London, N1 3XP.
CVs will not be accepted
We select candidates for interview by comparing the experience, skills and attributes that you demonstrate to those we have identified in the person specification in the job profile. We also want women who show that they have thought seriously about what we’re looking for in the potential post-holder and the commitment that we required. Therefore, we will not be able to shortlist you on the basis of a C.V.
The post is subject to an enhanced vetting and barring check and open to women only. Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR), Schedule 9 (Work; Exceptions), Part 1 (Occupational Requirements), of the Equality Act (2010) applies.

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Hours: 35 hours per week
Term: Currently funded until March 2023
Location: Camden Islington

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Women's Aid national standard of quality 2018
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