Victims Services Delivery Manager - Surrey
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Victim Support (VS) is an independent charity for people affected by crime in England and Wales. We work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and respect they deserve.
Responsible for maintaining and enhancing service delivery standards and as part of a team, the successful candidate will be required to recruit, manage and develop volunteer caseworkers to support victims of crime in Surrey, providing both practical and emotional support.
By identifying and building links with partner organisations that can provide additional support services, you will assist in meeting the needs of victims, ensuring they receive the support required to complete their journey through the criminal justice system, helping them to cope and recover after the crime. Although not essential, experience of delivering a service and working one to one with clients or service users in a statutory, voluntary or community setting would be beneficial.
Applicants will have a good understanding of confidentiality and safe working practices and maintenance of records in accordance with the Data Protection Act. In addition you must be able to demonstrate your active commitment to promoting equal opportunities and diversity. It is also essential you can demonstrate that you are able to work without direct supervision, that you can prioritise your work and deal with competing demands in an organised and methodical manner.
This role is for 16 hours per week. This role is based in Reigate and will require some travel around the county. There may be the opportunity to work in Woking on occasion. Appointments will be subject to satisfactory checks made by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and satisfactory police vetting.
The closing date for applications is 04 December 2017.
Victim Support offers competitive rewards and benefits including pension and life assurance, 25 days annual leave (pro-rata), voluntary benefits such as season ticket loans, cycle to work scheme, and the opportunity to play a key role in a national charity providing world-class services to victims and witnesses and being a vital force for change.
Applications should be explicit enough to provide good evidence against the shortlisting criteria, which are marked in the person specification as (s). In order to apply, please create a profile in our website (jobs section), complete and submit an online application form.
If the vacancy has not specified the essential criteria for shortlisting, please use this section to express how your experience and skills are relevant for the role.
If you have the drive to make a difference within an organisation which makes a difference we look forward to hearing from you.
Victim Support takes pride in being a diverse organisation, enriched by the participation of all individuals and communities. Diversity matters and we value it.
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