Male Independent Sexual Violence Advisor

Location
Worcestershire
Salary
£25951 pro rata to hours worked
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Job Ref
MISVA0717
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
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WMRSASC has a vacancy for a Male Independent Sexual Violence Advisor.

The successful candidate will have an understanding of the nature and impact of sexual violence and experience of working with victims. They will be required to work within a multi-agency setting to provide a pro-active service to female and male adult survivors of sexual violence within and outside of the criminal justice system to:

 

  • Develop and deliver a non-therapeutic advocacy and support service to clients
  • Help clients to access appropriate therapeutic interventions and to develop their own support network
  • Where necessary provide emotional, practical and advocacy support through the Criminal Justice System
  • Monitor and keep client informed of case progress if involved with the Criminal Justice Process
  • Provide information about the impacts of sexual violence and signposting to specialist support services
  • Maintain a caseload and accurate electronic records
  • Support client to access their rights
  • Contribute towards service development
  • Participate in individual clinical supervision, appraisal sessions and team meetings

Whilst this post is predominately working with adults there may be a requirement to support children and young people in response to meet service demands.

 

The post holder must have the ability to travel throughout Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

 

If you have any questions about the role please contact Ruth Kimberley on 01905 611655.

 

If you would like an application pack please email admin@wmrsasc.org.uk specifying the vacancy that you are interested in.

 

Closing date for applications is 24th July 2017

Interviews will be held on 2nd August 2017