Refuge Advocate (2 x posts)

Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week Monday – Friday (core hours to be covered)
Salary: Up to £24,000 pa
Start date: ASAP

I Choose Freedom domestic abuse charity are looking to employ two Refuge Advocates, with one post based in Waverley and one in East Surrey.

The successful applicant will work with women, from the first point of their contact, throughout their refuge stay. At I Choose Freedom all support and advocacy we offer is based on the individual needs of each woman. A varied role which requires a strong advocate, someone who will stand up for the women she supports.

They recognise that experience in these roles may be rare so will be looking for organised, adaptable and empathetic traits that can be evidenced through previous employment.

Applicants will need to demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities and anti- discriminatory practices. A full DBS check will be carried out for successful applicant.

For an application pack or more information please email zoe.s@ichoosefreedom.co.uk (East Surrey) or sophie@ichoosefreedom.co.uk (Waverley).

Female applicants only, exemption under the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1.