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Welcome to Galop, the LGBT+ anti-violence charity.

If you’ve experienced hate crime, sexual violence or domestic abuse, we’re here for you. We also support lesbian, gay, bi, trans and queer people who have had problems with the police or have questions about the criminal justice system.

020 7704 2040


London LGBT+ Advice Line

0800 999 5428


National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Recruiting: Domestic Abuse Advocate

Galop is delighted to have received funding for an LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Advocate as part of the Victim Support led Integrated Victim and Witness Service – a partnership funded by the Mayor’s Office for Policing & Crime (MOPAC). The overall aim of the project is to provide an integrated service for victims and witnesses of crime, including those affected by domestic abuse, as well as offer restorative justice and support for those going to court. This will ensure victims and witnesses receive a seamless journey through the criminal justice system.

The LGBT+ Domestic Violence Advocate will join Galop’s LGBT+ domestic abuse service team and will provide advocacy and support to LGBT+ adults experiencing domestic violence and abuse, including those with multiple needs and at high risk of violence and abuse.

The advocate will be expected to be IDVA qualified, or have substantive experience advocating for victims/survivors of domestic violence and abuse. IDVA training will be provided for candidates who do not have an IDVA qualification.

HOURS:                                35 hours per week

CONTRACT:                        Fixed term contract: to 31/03/2021 (subject to a 6-month probationary period)

SALARY:                              NJC SCP 20-25 (£28, 908.86 – £32, 398.86 Inc. LW)                                       Starting salary £28, 908.86  

RESPONSIBLE TO:           Galop’s Domestic Abuse Lead

BASED AT:                          Galop’s office at Resource for London N7 6PA

APPLICATION BY: Friday May 3rd, 9am

Please send completed application forms to recruitment@galop.org.uk.
Any questions or queries, please get in touch via info@galop.org.uk

Our services:

Our hate crime casework service can give you advice, support and help if you experience homophobia, transphobia or biphobia. Click for more

Domestic abuse is any kind of threatening behaviour, violence, or abuse between people who have been intimate partners or family members. Click for more

Galop provides confidential and independent advice and support for LGBT+ people who have experienced sexual assault, abuse or violence. Click for more