This job has been posted for more than 30 working days and has expired.

Children and Young Person's Advocate (Our Future)

Black Country Women's Aid (BCWA) is a progressive charity that specializes in supporting victims of abuse.

Our services include support for both adult and child victims of domestic abuse, stalking, sexual violence, exploitation, and modern slavery, as well as women in the criminal justice system.


We offer sensitive and holistic support services which help victims escape from violence, cope with trauma and rebuild their lives.

We place victims' voices at the heart of our work and develop our services in response to need, working with an extensive range of partner organizations to help victims get the right support.

BCWA services span across the Black Country including Sandwell, Dudley, Wolverhampton, and Walsall, with some services covering Birmingham and the wider West Midlands.


We are looking for exceptional candidates to join our growing and successful organisation.


Job title: Children and Young Person's Advocate (Our Future)
Positions Available: 1 part-time position 15 hours per week.

- commencing 1st September 2021
Salary: £20,849 (pro-rata)
Closing date: 25 June 2021
Please note that interviews will be held on Microsoft Teams.


Black Country Women's Aid (BCWA)'s Children and Young People's Advocates, support vulnerable victims aged 3-25yrs who have experienced interpersonal violence and abuse including domestic abuse, rape, and sexual violence, stalking, child sexual exploitation, wider exploitation, and involvement in gangs and youth violence (list is not exhaustive).

BCWAs aim to provide a responsive, needs-led service to children and young people, creating a positive culture/environment enabling them to achieve their potential.


An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Women and Children's Justice Services.

We are looking to recruit two young person's advocates for our growing service to work with children in schools across the Black Country.


This position will initially hold a 6-month contract.


Important information for all positions

Black Country Women's Aid is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, children, and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


All posts are subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975.

It will be necessary for an enhanced disclosure to be made to the Criminal Records Bureau for details of any previous criminal convictions.


Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies.

- The post holder must be female.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: Up to £20849.00 per annum + pro rata
  • Location: West Bromwich, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: 2MES
  • Tel: 02392 387722
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2021-06-14 15:31:57 -

  • View all Jobs from 2MES