Current Vacancies

We’re hiring! Come join us at Stay Safe East.


Hate Crime Advocate

To support Deaf and disabled victims of hate crime

(£25,480 pro-rata for 17.5 hours per week)

Based in our Leytonstone office, supporting clients in four London boroughs.

Stay Safe East is a leading user-led agency working with Deaf and disabled survivors of hate crime, domestic violence and other abuse. All our practice is inclusive and aimed empowering and promoting the human rights of our clients.

You will take reports, advise clients of their options, offer practical and emotional support, advocate to ensure clients get justice or resolution, and engage with organisations to promote the project and good practice.
You must have direct experience of advocating for Deaf and disabled people and/or of supporting victims of abuse, be effective, assertive, self-motivated and able to work under pressure with people who may be traumatised.

This post is open to Deaf and Disabled people only. We are a user-led organisation of disabled people where peer support and positive role models are essential to building the long term self-confidence and resilience of our clients. We have a positive policy on training and employing disabled people. We aim to make our office and systems as accessible as possible to our staff.

Funded to 31.3.2020 by the Mayor’s Office on Policing and Crime as part of the CATCH Pan London Hate Crime Partnership

For job details and an application form, please contact:
Ruth Bashall
Stay Safe East
90 Crownfield Road
E15 2BG

Telephone: 0208 519 7241
Mobile/SMS text: 0758 7134 122


Closing date: December 5th
Interviews: 13th December (from 4pm)