Following on from our feature celebrating Al-Hasaniya’s 30th Year, the North Kensington based organisation are looking for a Domestic Violence Advocate/Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (IDVA) to support their work with the Arabic-speaking community…

Al-Hasaniya are looking for a highly-skilled, well-organised, confident individual able to take on a job share role (2 days per week) working directly with our Arabic-speaking IDVA to support vulnerable women who have experienced recent or historical domestic violence and abuse.

The applicant must demonstrate a very good understanding of domestic violence and its impact on families, particularly within Arabic-speaking communities with at least two years’ experience of working with this or similar client groups.

The applicant must have a degree level of education, be IT literate and fluent in English. Excellent oral and written communication skills and be experienced in working within a multi-agency framework to provide direct and dedicated advocacy support to women within and outside the criminal justice system.
The applicant must also be able to self-manage and work within a small team, demonstrating independence and initiative at all times. Spoken Arabic is essential. You should have passion and enthusiasm for the mission of our charity.

For more information and to apply do visit the Al-Hasaniya website.

The deadline for applications is 12noon, Wednesday July 29th.