We currently have the following vacancy:

Gateway Assessor - Staffordshire Victim Gateway

Previous Applicants need not apply

Staffordshire Victims Gateway service provides information and advice as well as practical and emotional support to victims of crime in order to help them cope and recover from their experience.

The Gateway Assessor will be responsible for contacting all victims of crime referred to the service by Staffordshire Police and responding to both third party and self-help referrals directly from victims. They will provide immediate and follow up information, advice and emotional support to victims by phone. The assessor is expected to complete an assessment of the victim’s support needs and will signpost or make and manage referrals to other agencies or the Victims Gateways support team.

Flexibility is a key characteristic of all our posts and the post-holder may be asked to carry out other tasks consistent with the grade from time to time. The service will run 365 days of the year, between the hours of 9am -8pm Mon-Thursday and 9am-5pm Friday-Sunday. Applicants should be willing to work unsocial hours including evenings and weekends and Bank Holidays on a rota basis.

Salary: £18,038 p.a. 

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Annual Leave: 33 days p.a. (including public holidays), leave year January to December

Pension: We offer a workplace pension scheme.

Closing Date for Completed Applications: Friday 22 January 2021

Interviews: to be arranged

Please Note: this position is subject to the passing of a Police vetting check

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer.

 To Apply: Please complete the Application Form, the form attached to the Policy on Employing Offenders and the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Sheet - links below - and return by the closing date of 22/1/21 to linda.proud@snscab.org.uk or Advice House, Cheapside, Hanley, Stoke on Trent. ST1 1HL.  Links to further information also below:

Application Form

Policy on Employing Offenders

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Sheet

Job Description

Person Specification

Other Information 

Supporting Information