WE ARE RECRUITING
Crossroads Derbyshire provides domestic abuse services to adults, children and young people in the High Peak and Derbyshire Dales.
We are a fast-growing, passionate domestic abuse service who put survivors at the heart of everything we do. We serve a large rural community – supporting women, men and children in Derbyshire and beyond. This year we celebrated our 40th anniversary. We strive to prevent abuse by raising awareness and promoting change that lasts. We are affiliated to Women’s Aid and accredited to Level Two in 2018. Our services were described as “Exemplary.” This post offers excellent prospects for the right candidate.
Crossroads Derbyshire strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from minority groups.
Court Support Worker (22.5hours)
You will be working alongside Crossroads Derbyshire’s Domestic Abuse Outreach Team to offer support to victims of domestic abuse who need to access legal services for criminal, civil or family court matters. You will offer support with the court process, enabling the victim to fully participate in the process and to advocate on their behalf when necessary. This post offers excellent short-term experience to the right candidate with the potential to extend beyond March 2020.
Flexible working hours will be required to meet the needs of this post and you will need the use of a car and a current driving licence as you will be required to travel.
This post is open to women only (Exempt under the Equality Act 2010, pursuant to schedule 9 part 1)
The post is funded until March 2020 with funding applications outstanding for extension.
Scale point 10 £20,751 per annum Pro Rata
We offer: employer’s contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave pro rata, rising after 2 years’ service and a training programme.
Closing date for this post is 5.30pm Wednesday 18th December 2019.
If you require a hard copy, please send a large SAE to:
P O Box 22, Glossop, Derbyshire SK13 8AE
If you or someone you know is affected by domestic abuse, Crossroads Derbyshire offers confidential advice and support in Glossop, the High Peak and the North Dales. If you need our help, or know someone who does, call us on 0800 0198 668.