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Manager – Women’s Safe House (Bristol Area)

Full Time - 37.5 hours per week
£27,479.21 starting salary
Unseen is a charity that works directly with survivors of trafficking and modern day slavery. We are recruiting an experienced manager for our women’s safe house.

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an experienced project manager, with a background in social care, to oversee the day-to-day running of the safe-house, supervise the staff team and ensure the wellbeing of clients in our service. We are looking for a confident and committed individual to take on this hugely rewarding role and bring energy, passion and ingenuity to develop the service and ensure the best possible outcomes for the women we support.

Experience of managing a team of staff in a relevant, or equivalent setting, is essential for this role. You should also have experience of working with individuals with complex needs and be effective in identifying and implementing service development. An understanding of the National Referral Mechanism and the rights and entitlements of trafficked persons is particularly desirable.

Full and on-going training, regular internal and external supervision, 33 days holiday and opt in pension scheme is provided. The successful candidate will receive a full induction and there is a 6-month probationary period for this post. Car owner essential.

The project is based in the Bristol area. This is a full-time, permanent post of 37.5 hours per week (day shifts between 0800-1800), with participation in the on-call rota.

This post is exempt of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975; applicants must be female.

For more details, please refer to the job description.

Deadline for applications is 20th February 2018 at 17:00.

Interviews will be held on 26th and 27th February 2018.

The application form and equal opportunities form can be downloaded from the links at the bottom of the page. Once completed, please return all forms to jobs@unseenuk.org. You are requested to also submit a cover letter. CV’s are not accepted.

Any queries, please email jobs@unseenuk.org.
The deadline for applications is February 20th 2018 at 17:00.

Download Manager - Women's Safe-House Job Description.pdf

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Modern Slavery Helpline Adviser (Biggleswade)

Full Time - 40 hours per week on a 24/7 rota basis (part-time considered)
£21,222 depending on experience (pro-rata for part-time)
We are recruiting experienced helpline advisers to support the running of our the UK-wide Modern Slavery Helpline and resource centre, based in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire.

Experience of working in the field of modern slavery within civil society, local government, or law enforcement, or experience of working in a call centre environment dealing with vulnerable individuals would be an advantage. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a proven ability to use your initiative to work alone and as part of a team are essential. Resourcefulness and an ability to learn quickly and act on newly received information is critical.

You will be required to join a small, friendly and committed team as we build and establish a UK-wide helpline and resource centre to assist modern slavery victims and those who may come into contact with potential victims. Full and on-going training and supervision is provided.

You will be required to work weekends, bank holidays and evenings to provide 24/7, 365-day support on a rotating basis. We are mainly looking for full-time advisers however, part-time roles will also be considered.
Recruitment for this position is ongoing and applicants will start subject to satisfactory references and DBS check if required, and completion of induction.

For further information, please refer to the job description.

The application form and equal opportunities form can be downloaded from the links at the bottom of the page. Once completed, please return all forms to jobs@unseenuk.org. You are requested to also submit a cover letter. CV’s are not accepted.

Any queries, please email jobs@unseenuk.org.
Recruitment for this position is ongoing and interviews will be held to suit the applicant.

Download 2018-07-10 Helpline Adviser - Job Description.pdf

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