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’