Job vacancy – Stockport Without Abuse – Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA)

Job Title: Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA)
Salary/ Rate: £24,174 per annum
Location: Stockport
Closing Date: 9.00am on Monday 12th April 2021
Date of Interview: 22nd April 2021
Hours: 37 hours
Contract Period: · Fixed term contract to 31st July 2021, with possibility of extension subject to funding

Stockport Without Abuse is a highly regarded, specialist charity, supporting, empowering and educating individuals & families affected by domestic abuse.

We are seeking an experienced, passionate and creative Independent Domestic Violence Advisor to join our skilled team in Stockport.

If you believe that you have the qualities and skills to meet this challenging and exciting opportunity, we would like to hear from you.

Main purpose of the post:

To provide high quality frontline support, to victims of domestic abuse (DVA), delivering a proactive service to those at high risk to meet their identified needs. The post holder will work collaboratively within a multiagency framework consisting of, amongst others, the MARAC partners, Stockport Community Safety Partnership, Children and Adult Safeguarding services and local partners and community projects to establish a multi-agency response to domestic abuse. The post holder will support victims through the Criminal and Civil Justice System prior to, during and after court hearings; ensuring they are supported and informed of legal options.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Samantha on 07928 894 762

The job description, person specification and application forms are available to download on our website

Please send your completed application, monitoring documents and covering letter to: [email protected]

Applications ONLY – CV’s are not accepted for this role.

Closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 12th April 2021

Interviews will be held 22nd April 2021

Charity Number: 1079291