This role is part of a new recently launched 3-year programme funded by MOPAC (Mayor’s Office for Policing & Crime) to provide enhanced support to women and girls who are involved in the Criminal Justice System, at high risk of offending or of re-offending, with complex multiple needs (such as ill mental health, substance misuse, and gender-based violence).
Salary: £22,950 – £27,030 pro-rata
Duration: Two years – renewable subject to funding
Hours: full-time / 35 hours
Location: Hibiscus office and Women’s Centre with frequent travel to and work from other London women’s centres and hubs. There is therefore a requirement to travel across London on a weekly basis.
To work closely with main partners Advance Minerva WrapAround and the South London Women’s Hubs led by Women in Prison (WiP) to accept referrals and manage a case load of foreign national women with complex multiple needs (including trafficked women) affected by or at risk of being affected by the Criminal Justice System and under immigration restrictions. To work holistically with the women to provide a fully tailored service, providing consistent long-term practical and emotional support and advocacy through an empowering, trauma-informed gendered approach enabling access to provisions and supporting long-term recovery.
We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities to bring diverse skills, experiences abilities and to better represent the people we support. We strongly encourage women with additional languages to apply. We provide frequent training and development opportunities to all our staff and support all staff by offering regular well-being classes, clinical supervision, and external well-being activities
Please send completed application form together with Equality and Diversity monitoring form to: email@example.com
Closing date: 20th September 2019
Interviews: Week commencing 23rd September