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Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA)

  • Location:

    Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £25296 - £26560 per annum

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Job Description

Are you looking for a promising and rewarding career, with fantastic opportunities for progression and personal development whilst being fully supported by experienced experts?

Brook Street Social Care are a highly renowned agency, with an exceptional rep
utation for placing passionate and professional Health and Social Care workers in rewarding jobs which make a difference. Brook Street Social Care are currently working with one of the North Easts largest sexual violence support services, which offers confidential support to men, women, children, and young people throughout their recovery process.

You will be supportive, understanding, and empathetic. You will have a flexible approach and be a team player. You will be responsible for your own case load of clients to manage and support. You will have a clear understanding of the myths and facts of sexual violence, rape trauma and the long-term mental health effects of sexual violence, self-harm, suicidal feelings, and attempts. You will develop individual safety and support plans to address risks/support needs of client, as well as provide face to face and telephone, practical and emotional support (non-therapeutic) to clients and their supporters, where appropriate.

You will be the point of contact between the service user which you are advising and the police, legal services, and other support services, which you will be acquainted with to support the client through the criminal justice system. You will be responsible for helping with appointments that will help the service users day-to-day living and help to put their mind at ease, whilst their legal case is ongoing and can be focused on.

On successful completion of your probation, you will complete a Level 3 qualification in ISVA.

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Fully accredited Level 3 ISVA qualification on successful completion of 6-month probationary period.
  • Full training package and ongoing support
  • Company sick pay scheme with increases with length of service.
  • Career progression opportunities

The interview process for this role is 1 stage, and face-to-face.

APPLY NOW! If you think this sounds like the job for you or if you have any questions about the role, contact me via email: or give me a ring on 07483937238.


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