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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.

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National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Recruiting: Hate Crime Independent Victims Advocate

Galop is the UK’s leading LGBT+ organisation providing advice, support and advocacy to people who have experienced hate crime, domestic abuse and sexual violence.

We are seeking a motivated individual to join our hate crime casework team. The role will focus on delivering advice, support and advocacy to empower people targeted by anti-LGBT hate crime.

The post holder will be expected to attend occasional partner meetings as relevant, liaise with external support agencies, and undertake some outreach/engagement, as agreed with the Head of Hate Crime Services.

Galop is looking for someone with a robust understanding of issues around hate crime, good knowledge about the identities and lives of LGBT+ people. A robust commitment to equalities and the inclusion of all LGBT+ people and a demonstrable aptitude to working on this topic.

We are committed to promoting equality and diversity. We particularly welcome applications from BAME people who are currently under-represented among the staff of LGBT+ organisations.

HOURS:                       Full time (35 hours per week)

SALARY:                      £27,579 – £31,073 (incl. London weighting)
(NJC scale point 27 to 31)

LOCATION:                  Galop office, Islington, London

Deadline:                    Monday 25th March by 5pm

Contract:                    Fixed term contract until 31.03.2021 with the possibility of extension subject to funding’

To apply, download application pack from www.galop.org.uk and email application to recruitment@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