Current Vacancies

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

JOB VACANCY

Help Stay Safe East support disabled survivors of domestic violence and of other crimes

Stay Safe East is a user-led Disabled People’s Organisation which supports disabled victims of domestic abuse, sexual violence, hate crime and other forms of abuse. All our practice is inclusive and aimed at promoting the human rights of our clients. We are expanding our services across London, as  partners in the London Integrated Victims and Witnesses Service contract, led by Victim Support. We are looking for hardworking and knowledgeable disabled people who are passionate about supporting disabled survivors, to join us at this exciting time for Stay Safe East.

Post 1: Independent Disability and Domestic Violence Advocate (IDDVA)  £26,390 per annum for 35 hours (£25,480 for a trainee). The postholder will provide holistic long-term advocacy support to disabled survivors across London and provide casework advice to other domestic violence workers in the London Integrated Victims and Witnesses Service contract.

The IDDVA post is open only to Deaf or disabled women with the relevant skills as 95% of our clients are disabled women from a wide range of backgrounds for whom working with a female advocate is essential to their sense of safety and well-being.

Stay Safe East is a user-led Disabled People’s Organisation which supports disabled victims of domestic abuse, sexual violence, hate crime and other forms of abuse. All our practice is inclusive and aimed at promoting the human rights of our clients. We are expanding our services across London, as  partners in the London Integrated Victims and Witnesses Service contract, led by Victim Support. We are looking for hardworking and knowledgeable disabled people who are passionate about supporting disabled survivors, to join us at this exciting time for Stay Safe East.

Team Manager/Independent Victim’s Advocate (IVA) £ 28,000 per annum. The postholder will manage our two hate crime advocates, provide advocacy for disabled victims of crime across London, and offer casework advice to other IVAs in the London Integrated Victims and Witnesses Service contract.  The IVA post is open to disabled applicants of any gender.

Stay Safe East has a positive policy on training and employing disabled people. 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 welcome applications from disabled applicants who reflect London’s diverse communities of faith, sexuality and ethnicity.

This posts is open for jobshare. We may consider a Trainee for the IDDVA post (full-time or part-time)

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

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

E-mail: admin@staysafe-east.org.uk

Closing date: 21st March 2019