Job Vacancy: Women’s Crisis Navigator

Salary: £28,000 per annuum

Hours: 35

Contract Length: Fixed term contract until March 2021 (with a possibility of extending dependent on funding)

We are a vibrant law centre co-located in Hammersmith Library. We have a strong reputation in providing people in need with legal advice and representation and give support and training to other community groups. We aim to help to overcome the obstacles faced by those most disadvantaged who need access to the legal system.

We have a 40-year history of providing an excellent service to the community. Our patron is Lady Hale, retired president of the Supreme Court, and our Director won the outstanding achievement award at the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year Awards 2017

Purpose of the Role

We are recruiting a Women’s Crisis Navigator to provide holistic support, advice and assistance to women who are experiencing domestic abuse, the role will be supported by our specialist immigration, housing and child poverty teams.

We are looking for someone who is committed to improving the wellbeing and circumstances of women who have experienced domestic abuse. The Womens’ Crisis Navigator will be a self-motivated and organised individual who is enthusiastic about finding solutions for clients. They must be empathetic and patient to clients experiences and committed to working with people from a diverse background.

The role is only open to women, in accordance with the sex-based exemptions of the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1

To apply, please email HFLAW@hfaw.org.uk for an application form and job pack. Closing date 4th September 2020 at 5pm.

Interviews will take place week commencing 7th September 2020