Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

AWRC currently has the below vacancies

Specialist Domestic Abuse Housing Advocate x 3 posts

Salary: £28,000
Working hours: 35 hours a week
Pension: Workplace Pension
Annual Leave: 25 days and public holidays
Work Location: AWRC office
Closing date: Thursday 26th May 2022

Job Summary:

The specialist Domestic Abuse Housing Advocates will work within a dynamic, fast paced team to provide intervention, advocacy and support that empowers Black, Ethnic, Minoritized (BME) women and ensures that the voice of BME survivors informs every stage of their journey towards improved safety.

The successful candidate will work with service users across risk and will carry a case load of service users who hold social tenancies with the local authority or a housing association. You will be required to coordinate the provision of multi-agency support which focuses on working with domestic abuse survivors to maintain their tenancies and prevent homelessness. You will have an excellent understanding of domestic abuse its effects on BME survivors and their children and knowledge of best practice within the domestic abuse and housing sectors. You will be skilled in risk management and safety planning, remaining calm in a crisis and in handling sensitive information daily.

Specialist floating support Advocates x 2 posts

Salary: £28,000
Working hours: 35 hours a week
Pension: Workplace Pension
Annual Leave: 25 days and public holidays
Work Location: AWRC office
Closing date: Thursday 26th May 2022

These posts are open to female applicants only, as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010

Asian Women's Resource Centre is committed to equality and diversity and strongly encourages applications from women with disabilities, BME backgrounds, the LBT community, and with personal experience of the criminal justice system, as these groups are currently under-represented in our organisation

To apply for either of these roles please send an up to date CV and a completed application form to erene@awrc.org.uk

We advise all applicants to read through the job description before applying

Specialist Domestic Abuse Housing Advocate
Specialist Floating Support Advocate
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