OSARCC is recruiting a Specialist ISVA

OSARCC is recruiting a Specialist ISVA

OSARCC is seeking to appoint a specialist Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA) to work with older adults and disabled survivors and increase access for these groups to OSARCC’s services more generally.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced frontline practitioner with experience of working with older adults or people with physical, learning or sensory disabilities. They will have an excellent understanding of sexual violence and its impacts, as well as the barriers that survivors from the groups above may face in accessing services. They will ideally already be ISVA-trained, however this training could be provided for the right candidate with relevant transferable skills.

For more information about this role, please read the Info Pack Specialist ISVA – Jul 21 and OSARCC JD and Person Spec Specialist ISVA Jul 21

For more information about how to complete an OSARCC Recruitment Application, please see Guidance notes for completing an OSARCC application form

To apply, please complete the online form below.

This post is restricted to women applicants only and is exempt under Schedule 9, part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.
OSARCC is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to promoting equality and social inclusion.


Salary: Level 5C - £26,771 – £28,789

Hours: 37 hours

Location: Based in East Oxford with some travel across the Thames Valley region

Contract type: Fixed term until 31st March 2023 (extension subject to funding)

Closing date: Sunday 8th August at 11pm

Interview date: Monday 16th August 2021

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