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_This is a talented, committed team. They know about domestic abuse and the absolute horror it causes, but they also know they can do something about it. Something that works. Something that changes lives.

 

Want to work with us to end domestic abuse, for good? Join us at SafeLives.

Working at SafeLives is more than just a job. Every member of our staff team knows that their work has a direct impact on making more families safe from domestic abuse.

If you believe in our vision of a UK where every family is safe, do consider applying to work with us. This page will be updated with all our current vacancies as they arise.  Our work affects entire families and we welcome applications from women and men and actively seek applications that reflect the diversity of the UK.

Work with us

SafeLives' associate consultants work with us to deliver exciting projects across the country. We're always on the look out for new consultants to join our team - if you're interested in becoming a SafeLives associate, get in touch.

SafeLives is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and associated parties to share this commitment.

Vacancies 

Head of Whole Family Practice Team

Reports to: Director of Quality and Innovation
Hours: 22.5 hours per week
Salary: £51,000-£54,000
Contract: Permanent
Location: Bristol/London/Home (with regular travel across UK)
Benefits: A generous package including 25 days holiday a year and public holidays, employee pension scheme with 4% employer contribution, Cycle2Workwork scheme, 365 days a year Employee Assistance Programme

Who are we?
We are SafeLives, the UK-wide charity dedicated to ending domestic abuse, for everyone and for good.
We work with organisations across the UK to transform the response to domestic abuse. We want what you would want for your best friend. We listen to survivors, putting their voices at the heart of our thinking. We look at the whole picture for each individual and family to get the right help at the right time to make families everywhere safe and well. And we challenge perpetrators to change, asking ‘why doesn’t he stop?’ rather than ‘why doesn’t she leave?’ This applies whatever the gender of the victim or perpetrator and whatever the nature of their relationship.
Together we can end domestic abuse. Forever. For everyone.

Purpose
You will lead the Whole Family Practice team, working nationally and with a strong strategic focus to establish a framework for disseminating best practice, embedding quality and enabling statutory and voluntary sectors to work better together, improving the experience and outcomes for children, adults and families. You will combine comprehensive and innovative practice experience with an entrepreneurial and strategic mind-set, focused on walking alongside partners to devise pragmatic solutions to complex problems.

Position context
Our Whole Picture strategy sets out our ambitious vision to end domestic abuse, looking from the perspective of the whole family. The Whole Family Practice Team is at the heart of transforming the multi-agency response to domestic abuse and how children, adults and families are safeguarded; increasing safety sooner for all those at risk.
As a key outward facing representative of SafeLives and head of an evolving team, your leadership skills will ensure the provision of high-quality support, in strategic and operational environments, locally and nationally, building high trust relationships and securing a strong network across the UK. You will lead the team to work at their best together and act as a critical friend to local areas and services, supporting, advising and guiding them through a combination of free and paid for interactions.

How to apply
If this challenge sounds as exciting to you as it does to us and you believe you have the qualities we have described, please take a look over the job description and submit your 500 word cover letter, CV and equal opportunity form by close of play Sunday 14th June 2020.

No agencies please.

Head of Whole Family Practice Team Job Description

 

Senior Practice Consultant: Whole Family Practice Team

Reports to: Head of Whole Family Practice Team
Hours: Will consider full time and part time
Salary: £37,000-£40,000
Contract: Permanent
Location: Bristol/London/Home (with regular travel across UK)
Benefits: A generous package including 25 days holiday a year and public holidays, employee pension scheme with 4% employer contribution, Cycle2Workwork scheme, 365 days a year Employee Assistance Programme

Who are we?
We are SafeLives, the UK-wide charity dedicated to ending domestic abuse, for everyone and for good.
We work with organisations across the UK to transform the response to domestic abuse. We want what you would want for your best friend. We listen to survivors, putting their voices at the heart of our thinking. We look at the whole picture for each individual and family to get the right help at the right time to make families everywhere safe and well. And we challenge perpetrators to change, asking ‘why doesn’t he stop?’ rather than ‘why doesn’t she leave?’ This applies whatever the gender of the victim or perpetrator and whatever the nature of their relationship.
Together we can end domestic abuse. Forever. For everyone.

Purpose
The Senior Practice Consultant for the Whole Family Practice Team will steer and guide our work to transform the multi-agency response to domestic abuse and how children adults and families are safeguarded.
The role will work nationally; supporting the Head and team to establish a framework for disseminating best practice, embedding quality and learning and enabling statutory and voluntary sectors to work better together to improve the experience and outcomes for children, adults and families. You will combine comprehensive and innovative practice experience with an entrepreneurial mind-set, focussing on working alongside partners to devise innovative, dynamic and pragmatic solutions to complex problems.

Position context

As Senior Practice Consultant, you need to be able to both coach and mentor your team, alongside pro-actively support your Head in an ever changing strategic and operational environment.
This person needs exceptional communication and interpersonal skills; bringing a strength in building relationships with national partners and local areas. They must be dedicated and determined in the development of a coordinated and dynamic response to domestic abuse and related safeguarding complexities. You will be confident about delivering new and dynamic ways of working in fast changing, challenging and untested environments.

How to apply
If this challenge sounds as exciting to you as it does to us and you believe you have the qualities we have described, please take a look over the job description and submit your 500 word cover letter, CV and equal opportunity form by close of play Sunday 14th June 2020.

No agencies please.

Senior Practice Consultant Job Description

 

Practice Consultant: Whole Family Practice Team (3 positions available)

Reports to: Senior Practice Consultant
Hours: Will consider full time and part time
Salary: £33,000-£36,000
Contract: Permanent
Location: Remotely based but will be responsible for a geographic are (e.g. London, Midlands/North Wales or the South West)
Benefits: A generous package including 25 days holiday a year and public holidays, employee pension scheme with 4% employer contribution, Cycle2Workwork scheme, 365 days a year Employee Assistance Programme

Who are we?
We are SafeLives, the UK-wide charity dedicated to ending domestic abuse, for everyone and for good.
We work with organisations across the UK to transform the response to domestic abuse. We want what you would want for your best friend. We listen to survivors, putting their voices at the heart of our thinking. We look at the whole picture for each individual and family to get the right help at the right time to make families everywhere safe and well. And we challenge perpetrators to change, asking ‘why doesn’t he stop?’ rather than ‘why doesn’t she leave?’ This applies whatever the gender of the victim or perpetrator and whatever the nature of their relationship.
Together we can end domestic abuse. Forever. For everyone.

Purpose
As Practice Consultant, you will pro-actively support your Head and line manager, demonstrating leadership and strong supportive role in your team’s contribution to delivering the provision of high-quality support, in strategic and operational environments.
Practice Experts act as a critical friend to local areas and services, supporting, advising and guiding them through a combination of free and paid for expert support. Building relationships with national partners and local areas to develop coordinated, dynamic responses to domestic abuse and related safeguarding issues; seeing the whole picture for each family member to keep people safe sooner.

Position context
Practice Consultants work within the Whole Family Practice Team to lead our work to transform the multi-agency response to domestic abuse and how families are safeguarded. Our Whole Picture strategy sets out an ambitious vision to end domestic abuse, looking from the perspective of the whole family and this team is at the very heart of delivery, increasing safety sooner for all those at risk.
Working nationally supporting your Head and team to establish a framework for disseminating best practice, embedding quality and enabling statutory and voluntary sectors to work better together to improve the experience and outcomes for children, adults and families.

How to apply
If this challenge sounds as exciting to you as it does to us and you believe you have the qualities we have described, please take a look over the job description and submit your 500 word cover letter, CV and equal opportunity form by close of play Sunday 14th June 2020.

No agencies please.

 

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