Medics Against Violence (MAV) and the Violence Reduction Unit (VRU) are looking for two exceptional individuals to deliver and develop an innovative violence reduction project, based in Glasgow.
MAV is a leading charity founded by medical professionals which aims to reduce violent injury. The VRU is a national centre of expertise on violence, treating violence as a public health issue, the VRU believe violence is preventable not inevitable.
This challenging role will involve delivering practical, bespoke interventions through a wide network of partner agencies, supporting people away from chronic violence and towards safer, healthier and more productive lifestyles.
The role will be demand led and involves regular evening and weekend work.
The post holder will be compassionate, patient and supportive, with an understanding of the causal factors around violence. They will be motivated, have exceptional communication skills and an ability to develop meaningful trusting relationships which make a difference to people lives.
The closing date for applications is 1300 hours on Thursday 24th September 2015.
Interviews will be held in Glasgow on Tuesday 6th October 2015.
For more information and an application pack contact Inspector Keith Jack on firstname.lastname@example.org