Justice Advocacy and Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £27,381 – £29,465 pro-rata
  • Office based in Dundee but travel is required throughout Scotland
  • Closing 8th December 2022


  • Advertised from 22nd November 2022
  • Due to some restructuring, the post is 28 hours per week, contracted January 2023 – July 2023 and will be maternity cover. There is the potential to be extended should additional funding be secured.

Role

We are recruiting for two Advocacy and Support Workers

The overall aim of this post is to provide support and advocacy to survivors who are engaged, or considering engaging, with the criminal justice system following an experience of sexual violence.

This Advocacy role supports women, children and young people. This role includes supporting survivors to give statements to police and taking on the role of court supporter which can be any Sherriff and High Court within Scotland therefore travel is required.

Application notes

Please note that we do not accept CVs. The full application form should be completed and emailed to recruitment@wrasac.org.uk Recruitment packs can be downloaded from our website

All posts require a female applicant and is exempt under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, and Part 1. Section 7(2) e of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.

The successful applicants will be subject to enhanced disclosure.

Closing date: Thursday 8th December 2022 at 5pm

Interviews: Friday 16th December 2022