Job Vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid -Mobile Housekeeper

Job Title: Mobile HousekeeperSalary/ Rate: Real Living Wage (currently £9.50 per hour)Location: ManchesterClosing Date: Midday, 24th December 2021Hours: 16 hours per week About us: PTMWA is a women-led organisation whose vision is to ensure that people, suffering, or at risk of domestic abuse receive appropriate support. We assist recovery by providing safe accommodation, specialist support … Continue reading “Job Vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid -Mobile Housekeeper”

Job Vacancy – Saheli – Advocacy Worker

Job Title: Advocacy Worker – Saheli Champa Champion ProjectSalary/ Rate: £23,000 (pro-rata) Actual £18,400Location: Greater ManchesterClosing Date: 6pm, 25th December 2021Hours: 28 hours per week Saheli supports women and children experiencing domestic abuse, from Black Asian and Minority communities. Saheli (meaning friend) is committed to creating a safe space, providing culturally sensitive support, language assistance … Continue reading “Job Vacancy – Saheli – Advocacy Worker”

News – The Law Commission Campaign to make misogyny a hate crime rebuffed by Law Commission

A coalition of women’s rights campaigners have voiced their disappointment and frustration after the Law Commission decided to reject a proposal to make misogyny a hate crime. The commission, an independent body that recommends legal changes, launched a consultation but concluded that the move would not solve the “real problem” of hostility or prejudice directed against … Continue reading “News – The Law Commission Campaign to make misogyny a hate crime rebuffed by Law Commission”

Job Vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid – Business Support Officer

Job Title: Business Support Officer Salary/ Rate: £18,434 per annumLocation: ManchesterClosing Date: 5pm, Thursday 16th December 2021Hours: 35 hours per week About us: The Pankhurst Trust brings together Manchester Women’s Aid and the Pankhurst Centre. We work together to ensure the story of the women who won the vote continues to inspire us all to … Continue reading “Job Vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid – Business Support Officer”

News – Home Office – Domestic abuse and sexual offences to be treated as seriously as knife crime

Domestic abuse and sexual offences should be considered as seriously as knife crime and homicide, the government announced yesterday as it continues driving forward action to end violence against women and girls. Changes to legislation currently being considered in Parliament will make clear that a new legal duty requiring public bodies to work together to … Continue reading “News – Home Office – Domestic abuse and sexual offences to be treated as seriously as knife crime”