Solace Womens AidLondon
£22,000 – £24,000 a year – Contract
Albanian Speaking Caseworker

Islington Advice Service

(Part Time – Fixed Term until July 2018 )

Previous applications need not re-apply

Solace Women’s Aid is delighted to be working in partnership with The Shpresa Programme to support and raise awareness of violence against women and girls in the Albanian-speaking community.

We are currently recruiting to the following positions: Albanian-speaking Project Worker (Female)

You will join our highly motivated and committed team providing support to survivors of domestic and sexual violence including the provision of crisis intervention work and addressing complex needs.

You should have experience of working with women and girls who have been affected by domestic and/or sexual violence and have an in depth understanding of their needs and experience of completing good quality risk assessments and safety plans.

Salary: Starting salary of £22,000-24000 (depending on relevant qualifications and experience) Pro Rata

Contract: Fixed Term for 19 months (ending July 2018)

Hours: 30 hours (4 days) per week

Closing Date: 6th Febuary 2017 (12 noon )

Interviews: 15th Febuary 2017

Please take a look at our Job Description/Person Specification which you can find on our website.
Late applications will not be accepted

To apply please complete and send the Application Form AND Equality Monitoring form by the closing date of 6th February (12 noon) . If for any reason you are having trouble downloading the documents, please email us and we will send the documents to you.

Solace Women’s Aid values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

This service is run by women for women and is therefore restricted to women applicants under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1. Section 7(2)e of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 apply. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act.

A enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) disclosure will be required for this role