Islington Mind - LBTQ+ domestic violence support worker

Closing date:
01/12/2017
Interviews to take place week commencng:
12/12/2017
Salary:
£5,320
Hours:
7 hours per week, mostly on Tuesdays
Location:
Outcome, Islington Mind, 35 Ashley Road, London N19 3AG

About the role

Outcome is the LGBTQ+ service of Islington Mind. We open every Tuesday and offer an activity based safe therapeutic space for LGBTQ+ people who experience mental distress.

We are developing a new project aimed at ensuring the safety and at impacting on the recovery process of LBT+ women experiencing domestic violence.

We are looking to recruit a women, member of the LBTQ+ community with evidenced experience of working with victims of Domestic Violence.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of an LGBTQ+ collaborative and dynamic team that is eager to significantly impact on the wellbeing and the recovery process of LGBTQ+ people who experience mental distress.

You will help with developing and running our new LBTQ+ DV project with a group of volunteers. You will provide emotional and practical support to LBT+ victims of domestic violence in one to one and group settings, help with recruiting volunteers, with facilitating peer support, developing and running a Befriending Program and with developing activities aimed at improving confidence, self-esteem and resilience of LBT+ women.

To apply please contact Sigal Avni - sigal.avni@islingtonmind.org.uk

 

 

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