Recruiting: LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Caseworker
HOURS: 21 hours per week
CONTRACT: 12 months fixed term
SALARY: NJC SCP 20-25 (£28,908.86 Inc. LW) pro-rata
LOCATION: Galop’s office at London, N7 6PA (Note: post holder may initially have to work remotely from home dependent on Covid situation)
CLOSING DATE: 9th Dec 2020 9am
INTERVIEW DATE: 16th December 2020 (remotely)
Galop is the LGBT+ anti-violence charity, providing advice, support and advocacy to LGBT+ people who have experienced hate crime, domestic abuse and sexual violence. Galop also supports people who need help with the criminal justice system and is engaged on a strategic level to ensure issues affecting LGBT+ communities remain high on the agenda of commissioners, decision-makers and non-specialist service providers.
About this role
The LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Caseworker will join Galop’s LGBT+ Domestic Abuse service team and will provide advice and support to LGBT+ people experiencing domestic violence and abuse. The role will advocate for LGBT+ victims/survivors including survivors with multiple needs. The ideal candidate will have experience of advising/advocating for victims/survivors of domestic abuse. Currently the service is operating remotely, though this may be subject to change in the coming months.
This role is initially a 12-month fixed term contract.
Galop actively welcomes applications from BAMER candidates and the Trans community.
Please note that there is a genuine occupational requirement under the Sexual Orientation Regulations 2003 for this post. It is considered essential that post holders have experience of LGBT+ needs, and the impact of discrimination as the service is run for LGBT+ people experiencing domestic violence.
- Closing date: 9th December, 9am
- Interview date: 16th December (remotely)
Job Description & Person Specification
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