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

Job Title: GP Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA)
Salary/ Rate: £24,654
Location: Stockport
Closing Date: midday, 20th September 2021
Hours: 37 hours per week, fixed term 12 month contract

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

We are seeking an experienced, committed and creative GP IDVA to join our amazing team.

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 support to survivors of domestic abuse who make a disclosure to their GP practice team. You will work in collaboration with domestic abuse support providers within the community and in a refuge setting to make sure victims have access to the most relevant and appropriate support.

To educate GP practice teams to help spot the signs of abuse and to facilitate safe disclosure from victims within their practice.

To work closely with GP practice teams and SWA to monitor and evaluate the service and make improvements and recommendations.

To work with other professionals and agencies to have the safety of victims and their families at the forefront of the support, whilst following a MARAC and local partnership framework.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact us on 0161 477 4294.

The job description, person specification and additional documents are available to download on our website www.stockportwithoutabuse.org.uk.

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

Please send your completed application, cover letter and the additional monitoring documents for this role to: info@stockportwithoutabuse.org.uk.

Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd September 2021 at 9am

Interviews will be held Friday 10th September 2021

Charity Number: 1079291.