Jobs

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Open positions within the sector

  • SEE Project Outreach Worker @ OSARRC 22nd May 2019 by Hannah Coombes - SEE Project Outreach Worker Employer:                           Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) Hours:                                   Part time  (12 -15 hours a week with possibility of increase) Salary:                                   Band 5a  £21,630 – £23,347 per annum depending on experience (pro rata)   Accountable to:                SEE Project Coordinator (Young Women and Girls Project)  Location:                              Oxford, with travel in Oxfordshire Contract type:                 1 year fixed term contract with possibility of extension Are you an inspiring woman with experience of working with girls and young women? We are recruiting an experienced Outreach Worker to help develop OSARCC’s next stage of growth, expanding our work in schools [...]

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  • SEE Project Counsellor @ OSARCC 22nd May 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job Title: SEE Project Counsellor Employer:  Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) Sessional: 10 hours per week with possible increase in the future Salary: 5b £23,348 to £25,063 (pro rata) Responsible to: SEE Project Coordinator (Young Women and Girls Project)   Qualifications: Qualified to Diploma level; BACP/UKCP accredited/registered or the equivalent Location:  Based in Oxford and outreach locations in Oxfordshire Contract type:  1-year Fixed term contract with the possibility of an extension Are you an inspiring woman with experience of working with girls and young women? This is a new vacancy to help develop OSARCC’s next stage of growth, [...]

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  • Playworker Volunteer @ Solace Women’s Aid 20th May 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job Title: Playworker Volunteer @ Solace Women’d Aid Closing Date: 14th June 2019 Organisation: Solace Women’s Aid Website: https://www.solacewomensaid.org/get-involved/volunteer-us Description: Enfield Refuge Services are recruiting play workers to support their dynamic team. The ideal candidate will be working in partnership with the sessional play workers in the planning, delivery and evaluation of play session in our refuge. Experience working with children who have experienced difficult life experiences and loss is essential. A formal qualification in working with children, young people and families is required. Type: Volunteer Role Salary: Volunteer Expenses Only How to apply: For the full volunteer role description [...]

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  • Domestic Abuse Support Volunteer @ Solace Women’s Aid 20th May 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job title: Domestic Abuse Support Volunteer Closing Date: 14th June 2019 Organisation: Solace Women’s Aid Website: https://www.solacewomensaid.org/get-involved/volunteer-us Description: We are looking for organised and efficient volunteers to support the effective running of our Community Advocacy Services based in Barnet. The ideal volunteer will have a good telephone manner, excellent communication and computer skills, and be able to show empathy to service users. Volunteers will be given a good grounding in issues that service users face and will learn a lot about how best to support survivors of Domestic Abuse and/or Sexual Violence. Type: Volunteer RoleSalary: Volunteer Expenses OnlyHow to apply: [...]

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  • Children’s Support Volunteer @ Solace Women’s Aid 20th May 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job title: Children’s Support Volunteer Closing Date: 14th June 2019       Organisation: Solace Women’s Aid Website: https://www.solacewomensaid.org/get-involved/volunteer-us Description: An exciting new position open in our Lambeth refuge as a children’s support volunteer. Within this role you will be undertaking resettlement and grant administrative tasks and also assisting service users to different types of appointments/outings/activities. This role will also include assisting the Child and Young People Workers with weekly children’s groups. The ideal candidate should have experience of working with children, or relevant qualification working with children & families. Type: Volunteer Role Salary: Volunteer Expenses Only How to apply: For the full [...]

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  • Outreach Worker @ RCSAS 7th May 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job title:  Outreach Worker Closing Date: 31.05.2019 Organisation: Rape Crisis Surrey & Sussex Website: https://www.rcsas.org.uk/work-with-us Description: A unique opportunity to provide support, and information to survivors of Sexual Violence and educate professionals about Violence Against Women and Girls. As an Outreach worker you will find creative ways of engaging women and girls who are marginalised by mainstream society, and support them in accessing Rape Crisis Surrey and Sussex long term specialist services. To be an Outreach worker you should have an awareness of supporting women who have been involved/caught up in sex work, homeless women, BME/migrant women, women with drug [...]

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  • Therapist specialising in working with children and young women (from 5 to18 years) @ RASASC 1st May 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job Title: Therapist specialising in working with children and young women (from 5 to18 years) Organisation: RASASC Responsible to: RASASC Clinical Lead/CYP Lead Salary:  £22 per hour whilst on probation We are looking for women who are qualified play therapists/counsellors to join our well established team working with children from age 5 to 12 who have survived sexual violence.  To apply you will need to have: A Diploma in play therapy / counselling (or equivalent) with or working towards accreditation A minimum of three years post qualification experience Experience of working with survivors of sexual violence desirable but training will [...]

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  • Therapeutic Lead for The Children & Young People’s Service @ RASASC 1st May 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job title: Therapeutic Lead for The Children & Young People’s Service Organisation: RASASC Responsible to: RASASC Clinical Lead Salary:£30,000 (depending on experience) Pro Rated Hours:Part time (three days a week) Job Purpose: To further develop a high quality play therapy and young people’s counselling service, ensuring that RASASC’s ethos underpins the growth and sustainability of the service and is responsive to the needs of the communities and clients we work with. The female candidate will be joining an established team of therapists who are working with women and girls from the age of 5 to 18 who have suffered from [...]

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  • Advice Caseworker @ WGN 29th April 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job title: Advice Caseworker (Female Applicants Only) Closing Date: 10am on the 22nd May 2019 Organisation: WGN (Women and Girls Network) Website: http://www.wgn.org.uk/ Description: Female Applicants Only. WGN is an equal opportunities employer. The above post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1. This post is based in Ealing and involves some travel across London. Women and Girls Network (WGN) is looking for an experienced, dynamic and innovative practitioner to join our highly successful Advice Service as a Caseworker.   We are looking for a highly skilled professional who is experienced in delivering survivor-led, strength-based and trauma-informed [...]

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  • Counsellor @ Jewish Women’s Aid 29th April 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job title: Counsellor Closing date: Tuesday 14th May 2019 Organisation: Jewish Women’s Aid Website: www.jwa.org.uk Description: Jewish Women’s Aid is setting up a Sexual Violence Service – The Dina Project – offering Advocacy through the Criminal Justice System, a Helpline and Counselling for survivors. We are looking to recruit a counsellor who will provide specialist counselling to survivors of sexual abuse aged 16+. You will be a qualified counsellor, accredited with either BACP or UKCP and have an excellent understanding and practice of working with PTSD and sexual violence trauma from a predominantly person centred perspective; a knowledge and understanding [...]

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  • Community Engagement and Support Assistant @ Claudia Jones Organisation 25th April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Closing Date: 11.30pm 24th May 2019 Organisation: Claudia Jones Organisation Website: www.claudiajones.org Description: Are you approachable, confident and an excellent administrator?  Do you enjoy organising activities and events? Are you able to work flexibly as part of a small, busy team?  If the answer is yes, join us in supporting African Caribbean women who have experienced complex and traumatising challenges including structural and gender-based violence, to improve their wellbeing, resilience and connection to their community. Claudia Jones Organisation (CJO) is one of the few African Caribbean Women and Families organisations in London.  Founded in 1982 at the request of Caribbean [...]

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  • Young Women & Girls Empowerment Worker @ OSARCC 24th April 2019 by Hannah Coombes - Job title: Young Women & Girls Empowerment Worker Closing Date: 5pm, 3rd May 2019 Organisation: Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre Website: www.osarcc.org.uk Description: Are you an inspiring woman with experience of working with girls and young women? We are recruiting an experienced Young Women and Girls Empowerment Worker to help develop OSARCC’s next stage of growth, expanding our Support, Empower, Educate (SEE) services to young women and girls aged 14 – 18, to enable us to increase the reach of our support, education, and preventative work. You will have experience of delivering outcomes based support, and working within [...]

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  • Immigration Solicitor @ Ashiana Network 23rd April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job title: Immigration solicitor Closing Date: 10th May Organisation: Ashiana Network Website: www.ashiana.org.uk Description: Vacancy to Cover Maternity Leave 1 year Fixed Term Contract from September 2019 Empowering women to take control of their future Ashiana provides a specialist service for women and girls from South Asian, Turkish and Iranian backgrounds who have experienced violence against women and girls (VAWG) by providing specialist refuge, advice, support and counselling to empower them to make informed choices and decisions about their future. It also aims to raise awareness of VAWG, including harmful practices such as forced marriage, honour based violence and female [...]

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  • Finance Officer @ Asian Women’s Resource Centre 23rd April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job title: Finance Officer  Organisation: Asian Women’s Resource Centre Description: The AWRC are looking for a finance officer to support the finance function of the organisation. The person needs to have previous financial experience, excellent interpersonal and communications skills, be well motivated, efficient and able to prioritise work and meet deadlines.    Ref Number: FO001  Type: Part Time (14 hours) 2 days per week  Salary: £18.00 per hour  How to apply: Contact Erene McCalla for an application pack, please mail to: erenemccalla@asianwomencentre.org.uk quoting reference number of the post you are applying for These posts are restricted to female applicants only. Exempt under Schedule 9. Part 1 [...]

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  • Harmful Practices Officer- working with BME Young Women @ Asian Women’s Resource Centre 23rd April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job title: Harmful Practices Officer- working with BME Young Women Closing Date: Monday 7th May 2019 Organisation: Asian Women’s Resource Centre Website: www.asianwomencentre.org.uk Description: We are looking for an experienced advice worker to provide one to one support, community engagement and empower young BME women who are vulnerable and disadvantaged to make informed decisions about their lives. The successful candidate will address the needs of young BME women (16-30) experiencing harmful practices (including domestic & sexual abuse & forced marriage). Experience of working on issues relating to domestic and sexual violence, forced marriage and Honour Based Violence is essential. Ability to [...]

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  • Client Support Worker – Orthodox communities @ Jewish Women’s Aid 23rd April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job title: Client Support Worker – Orthodox communities Closing Date: 7 May 9am Organisation: Jewish Women’s Aid        Website: www.jwa.org.uk Description: Jewish Women’s Aid is the only charity in the UK working with Jewish women and their children affected by domestic and sexual abuse. We are currently looking for a: Client Support Worker – Orthodox communities 21 hours per week – £16,200 per annum If you feel as passionately as we do about supporting and empowering women, then this could be the right role for you. This post will work with Jewish women in Orthodox communities across London affected by domestic [...]

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  • DAHA Accreditation and Events Project Officer @ Standing Together Against Domestic Violence 23rd April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job Title: DAHA Accreditation and Events Project Officer Organisation: Standing Together Against Domestic Violence Salary:  £26,000 Contract: One Year Fixed Term Benefits: 25 days holiday and workplace pension Closing dates for completed applications:  10:00am Tuesday, 7th May 2019 Interview date:  Wednesday, 15th May 2019 As a partner in the award winning Domestic Abuse Housing Alliance (DAHA), Standing Together Against Domestic Violence (STADV) are looking to appoint an experienced Project Officer to support the Housing Project Team in effectively coordinating the monitoring and evaluation of the ‘Whole Housing’ Approach Project and supporting the development of a toolkit. STADV coordinates the ground [...]

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  • National DAHA Development Manager @ Standing Together Against Domestic Violence 23rd April 2019 by Evelina Svensson - Job title: National DAHA Development Manager Organisation: Standing Together Against Domestic Violence Salary:  £32,00 to £36,000 (depending on experience) Contract: 1 year Fixed Term Benefits: 25 days holiday and workplace pension Closing dates for completed applications:  10:00am on Tuesday, 7th May 2019 Interview date:  22nd May 2019 As a partner in the award winning Domestic Abuse Housing Alliance (DAHA), Standing Together Against Domestic Violence (STADV) seek to appoint a dynamic Development Manager with a proven track record in project development and management within a partnership context.    STADV coordinates the ground breaking coordinated community response to domestic violence in West London.  [...]

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