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Homicide Support Worker - Bristol

Published: 28 July 2016

Job Type: Service Delivery
Salary: £17,400 per annum
Location: Bristol
Closing Date: 11 August 2016

We're looking for a Homicide Support Worker to join our team in Bristol.

You will provide high quality administrative support to the Homicide team, assisting them in their role to deliver a premium service to people bereaved by homicide. You will also organise and administer commissioned services in accordance with Victim Support’s Homicide Service Delivery Model and undertake direct telephone contact with bereaved people when they are unable to contact their caseworker.

The successful candidate must have experience of developing and maintaining administrative systems, handling sensitive telephone calls (or other communications) confidently, efficiently, and effectively and have knowledge of office systems and procedures. You must also be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in written form, be able to use generic I.T. applications and have the ability to gather, organise and use information and evidence from different sources.

Appointments will be subject to satisfactory checks made by the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) and will require satisfactory police vetting.

Download the job description below for further information. Applications should be explicit enough to provide good evidence against the shortlisting criteria, which is marked in the person specification as (s). Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we will only contact people who have been shortlisted for interview.

The closing date for this role is 9am on Thursday 11 August 2016.

Interviews are likely to take place on Monday 22 August 2016.

To apply, please download the application pack below and return it to by the closing date, quoting the full job title and reference number.

We do not require assistance from any recruitment agency.

Victim Support welcomes calls from Textphone users via Text Relay.

Victim Support takes pride in being a diverse organisation, enriched by the participation of all individuals and communities. Diversity matters and we value it.


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