Job title: WomenMATTA Project Worker

Organisation: Women in Prison

Website: https://www.womeninprison.org.uk/about/join-our-team

Job description: The overall aim of this role is to provide advocacy, support and advice to women involved in, or at risk of involvement in, the criminal justice system including at point of arrest, women serving community orders, women leaving prison and women considering ‘at risk of’ offending. This includes 1-2-1 support and the development and delivery of relevant groups and workshops. We actively encourage applications from women from a variety of backgrounds, and with a range of skills and experiences. We are particularly interested to hear from Black, Asian and minority ethnic women and women who have personal experience of the criminal justice system. The role is only open to women, in accordance with the sex-based exemptions of the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1.

Location: WIP Northern Office (Hulme, Manchester). Currently this role is part office based and part working from home due to Covid-19 and government guidelines. It may be subject to change.

Type: Full time

Salary: £21786

How to apply: To apply, please download and read the WomenMATTA Project Worker RECRUITMENT PACK including the Job Description and Person Specification and complete the application and equalities monitoring forms in full. If you require a copy of the recruitment pack in large print or an alternative format please contact [email protected] Please note, Curriculum Vitae’s (CVs) will not be accepted. If you have any questions or would like to talk through the role please contact Trish James, WomenMATTA Coordinator ([email protected], 0161 232 1778). Closing date for applications: 12pm midday Friday 15th January 2021. Interview date: Monday 25th January 2021.