Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities
Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities

Charity registered in Scotland SC032846

Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities (SCLD) is an independent charitable organisation for the learning disability sector. We are ambitious for change - our vision is for a Scotland where people with learning disabilities are included and respected as equal citizens.

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Gender Based Violence Project Adviser

  • Full time
  • £28,000
  • Glasgow with hybrid home/office working
  • Closing 3rd December 2021

This role is a key position in the SCLD team leading on our 2 years funded project on improving support services for women with learning disabilities who have experienced Gender Based Violence. The project is funded as part of Equally Safe Scotland and is designed to help deliver the outcomes of this strategy. There is potential for third-year funding of the project based on delivery in the first two years.

The post holder will support the Human Rights Programme Lead to ensure SCLD’s work protects the rights of women with learning disabilities who have experienced Gender Based Violence.

A central goal of the post is to ensure that SCLD is a key contributor to the external discourse in Scotland re Gender Based Violence and learning disability.

The post-holder will support the development of

information and communications regarding Gender Based Violence across a wide range of platforms including SCLD’s website.

The post holder will ensure that the organisation’s key messages re Gender Based Violence and related issues reach the intended internal and external audiences and will work inclusively with people who have a learning disability and other disabled people.

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