Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA)

Posted: April 9, 2018
Category: Abuse , Domestic Abuse , Families , Job Opportunities , Safe Guarding , Sexual Abuse

Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA)
(1 x 35 hour post & 1 x 18.75 hour post)

Yellow Door services have been positively evaluated by independent national research & identified as best practice in a European Parliament report. Would you like to be part of an innovative, friendly & dynamic team committed to making a difference? For all roles we are seeking flexible, highly motivated practitioners who share our values & passion for delivering the best in prevention & response services to those at risk from or impacted by domestic/sexual abuse.

We are looking for 2 highly motivated individuals to provide proactive advocacy and support services to people who have experienced sexual violence or abuse. You will have previous experience of working in an advocacy capacity within a relevant context, a sound understanding of risk assessment alongside significant experience of managing diverse caseloads and working pro-actively within multi-agency partnerships to support victim-focused outcomes. Both posts are 12 months fixed term contracts (extension to contract subject to further funding).

£22,396 – £27,631 FTE

Closing Date: 30th April 2018

Yellow Door works across Southampton, Hampshire and Isle of Wight but is based near central Southampton with free staff parking and opportunities for professional development. Working hours negotiable but some early evening hours may be required. We are an equal opportunities employer and operate a TOIL system to support flexible working.

Please contact us if you would like an informal discussion: Tel: 02380 636312.

For a recruitment pack please download from our website yellowdoor.org.uk or email recruitment@yellowdoor.org.uk