Job Opportunities

Positive About Disabled People

LGBT Foundation is part of the Positive about Disabled People Scheme and is an Investors in People accredited organisation. We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, faith and religion, disability and age, but, as ethnic minority groups, members of the trans community and religious and faith groups are currently under-represented across the organisation, we would encourage applications from members of these groups. Appointment will be based on merit alone.



Opportunities with Partner Organisations

Independent Choices Greater Manchester LGBT Independent Domestic Violence Advocate 

Independent Choices in partnership with LGBT Foundation is seeking to recruit to a new and exciting post of LGBT Independent Domestic Violence Advocate to support LGBT victim/survivors of domestic abuse from across Greater Manchester. 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.

The successful applicant will be a highly motivated, flexible and enthusiastic individual and will be based primarily at Independent Choices whilst spending regular time at LGBT Foundation’s premises in Manchester City Centre.

Terms: NJC point 26 -28 £23,166 - £24,717 (incremental pay rise subject to successful annual appraisal)

Plus 7% non-contributory pension (currently under review)    

Flexible 35 hours per week, with some evening and weekend work; 30 days annual leave entitlement.

Casual car mileage allowance at 45p per mile.

fixed term contract until end November 2017

The closing date for the position is 4pm on Friday 6th January 2017. Interviews will take place on Monday 16th January 2017

For an application pack or further information please contact Joanne Simpson on telephone 0161 636 7525