Jobs at SDAS

Are you interested in working with victims and survivors of domestic abuse? We want to attract and recruit people who share our values and our commitment to deliver quality services to victims and survivors of domestic abuse.

Southern Domestic Abuse Service is a leading provider of domestic abuse services in South East Hampshire.
  

 

 

Trustee (*Female) Financial Specialist

Join our Board as Trustee (*Female) Financial Specialist

We are looking to strengthen the Board of our established charity and we wish to appoint an exceptional individual with experience of financial management to join our strong and dedicated Board of Trustees.

Our Board supplies the strategic leadership and scrutiny that ensures that SDAS remains an innovative and unique provider of services which help to change people’s lives. In a period of huge change and pressure, we want a diverse board that can help pilot us into a future which fulfils our values and supports those who need our services.

Will you give your experience and passion to assist us in moving into this future? We welcome all women to our Board and would value your experience which may include Finance, Financial Planning, Fundraising, Financial Audit, Business Development and/or Income generation.

We particularly welcome applicants from BAME communities that are currently under-represented in our organisation.  The appointment will be based on merit alone.

Must be able to attend monthly meetings (normally Mondays 5.30-7.30pm) in Havant.  Must be able to attend quarterly financial meetings (normally Mondays 2.00-4.00pm) in Havant.

We are ambitious for our future, seeking to deliver the best possible services and empower all our clients to live lives free from domestic abuse.


Download an Application Pack here: 

Covering Letter
Application Form
SDAS Trustee & Governance Policy
Application Pack for Trustees
Essential Trustee Charity Commission
SDAS Signed Accounts 2016
Declaration by Trustees
Appointment of Director Form
Equal Opportunities Form

Please return your completed application to info@southerndas.org 


Please contact Claire Lambon, Chief Executive on 02392 008329 for more information.

An enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) disclosure will be required for this role.

*This post is exempt under schedule 9 (1) of the Equality Act 2010

IDVA – Post SDAS38

37 hours per week
Salary £24,600 qualified. £22,600 unqualified (qualification expected within 12 months)
Contract until 30th September 2018
SDAS’s IDVA Service currently covers East Hampshire, Fareham, Gosport and Havant. The post-holder may be based at more than one site.

This is an exciting role within the SDAS IDVA Service.

SDAS are looking for a committed, enthusiastic individual who holds a Safer Lives IDVA or WAFE DAPA training certificate or is prepared to complete the training within 12 months.  An excellent understanding of domestic abuse and gender based violence issues is essential including the impact on victims and their children and the legal and practical remedies available to these clients.

The successful candidate must have experience of:

  • Working with victims of domestic abuse or other vulnerable people.
  • Carrying own caseload.
  • The MARAC process
  • Attending case management meetings and other external meetings.
  • Crisis management and will demonstrate appropriate skills including the ability to deal with stressful and difficult situations.
  • Advocating for vulnerable people

To apply for this position please download:

Job Description/Person Specification
Application Form

Please return completed application forms to info@southerndas.org

 Closing date: 9 am Tuesday 26th September 2017   
Interviews:   5th October 2017

An enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) disclosure will be required for this role.

Testimonials

  • "I have found the support from Southern Domestic Abuse Service life saving for me. Without the support I couldn't imagine how my family and I could have moved on with our lives. I am eternally grateful for all your support both emotionally and advisory. I have gained so much more self worth from your help. Thank you from the bottom of my heart." Sandra

  • "I have found the support from Southern Domestic Abuse Service life saving for me. Without the support I couldn't imagine how my family and I could have moved on with our lives. I am eternally grateful for all your support both emotionally and advisory. I have gained so much more self worth from your help. Thank you from the bottom of my heart." Kerrie

  • "From the circumstances I left behind, I have felt safe living in this house. I have had good times and bad, but I am really grateful for all of your help, you have provided me with. Thank you." Ruth

  • "Thank you SDAS for teaching me how to play the game. I am back in control of my life and my self esteem." Donna