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Connected Voice Advocacy

Independent Hate Crime Advocate

Contract Type

The position is initially funded up to 31 March 2021 (with the possibility of future funding)

Hours

30 hours per week

Application deadline

9.00 am on 2 March 2020

Interviews held:

9 March 2020

Based

Newcastle city centre

Salary

£23,573 - £26,999 -  depending on experience and qualifications

Employer

Connected Voice

Connected Voice is a charity and the principal voluntary and community sector infrastructure organisation for Newcastle and Gateshead.  Our mission is to support the development of voluntary and community action that is effective, sustainable and brings about positive social change.  Connected Voice Advocacy (formerly Advocacy Centre North) is a service delivered by the charity and provides a free, independent, high quality and ethical advocacy service.

We are seeking to recruit an Independent Advocate to deliver our Hate Crime Advocacy Service. The service provides high quality, independent advocacy to support people who have experienced hate crime or have been targeted because of their race, religion, sexual orientation, disability or trans identity.

The service also seeks to raise awareness, increase skills and provide tools to challenge beliefs, attitudes, hatred, prejudice and discrimination to improve community cohesion, reduce hate crime and tackle the harm and impact on the wider community caused by hate crime.

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Job Description - Independent Hate Crime Advocate

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  • Closing date for receipt of application forms is 9am on 2 March 2020
  • Interviews will be held on 9 March 2020
  • Please note that CVs will not be accepted

Connected Voice is an equal opportunities employer

Registered charity:               1125877

Company registration:         6681475