Job title: IRISI Advocate/Educator


Organisation: Asian Womens Resource Centre


Website URL: https://www.asianwomencentre.org.uk/

Closing date: 27/10/2021


Job description: You will be supporting and providing on-going training for health professionals in general practice on understanding and responding to domestic abuse (including harmful practices) and encouraging health professionals to ask women about their experience of abuse and respond, record, safety check and refer. You must have an excellent understanding of the dynamics of domestic abuse and the impact especially in relation to survivor’s health and that of their children.

A minimum of a year’s experience working within a domestic abuse service ideally as an IDVA is required for this role. You must be confident in advocating for the rights of survivors with professionals and effectively managing partner relationships. A focus of this role is building and maintaining an effective relationship with general practice teams and providing individual needs-led information, support and advocacy (including sign-posting) for women who disclosed their past or current experiences of DA.


Location: Harlesden, Brent

Type: Full time


Salary: £28,785


How to apply: To express your interest in this role contact Punam Kharbanda - [email protected] or call 020 8961 6549