Birmingham LGBT is seeking to recruit a full-time West midlands LGBT Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (Sandwell Dudley and Walsall), funded by West Midlands Police. The aim of the project is to ensure that LGBT victims/survivors of domestic violence have access to an LGBT IDVA who will offer support, signposting, advocacy, risk management and safety planning.

We recognise the importance and advantages of diverse workplaces and communities, and we acknowledge under-representation in our workforce of Black, Asian and global majority people; people who are Romany or Irish Traveller, and people with lived experience of migration. We particularly welcome applicants from those backgrounds, identities and lived experiences

The successful applicant will join a motivated and enthusiastic team based at the Birmingham LGBT Centre in Central Birmingham.


NJC scale point 17 £24,491 Plus up to 5% matched pension contributions.

Plus up to 5% matched pension contributions.

Full time 37 hours per week, with some evening and weekend work; 25 days pro rata annual leave entitlement.

2 years fixed-term contract ongoing subject to funding.

Birmingham LGBT is an equal opportunities employer.

The closing date for the position is Sunday 27th June at 5 o'clock. We will accept applications by email and/or hard copy.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview on Tuesday 6th July 2021

An application pack can be downloaded at

or email [email protected]

For more details contact Steph Keeble on 0121 643 0821