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About Abianda

Abianda was set up in 2014 to change the way services are delivered to young women and girls who are affected by gangs. We have developed a unique model that is being used across England and in Europe. In 2016 Nesta and the Observer awarded us the New Radicals award. In 2018 Islington’s Integrated Gangs Team, within which Abianda is a key partner, was awarded the Children and Young People Now award for partnership work.

Our vision is to create an innovative, independent and commercial organisation to improve young women’s lives. The Abianda team is committed and loyal to each other and to our shared values of social justice, equality and working shoulder to shoulder with young women and girls.

The role

You will have a unique opportunity to gender mainstream responses to gangs across a London borough that is taking an innovative approach to community safety.

Abianda will deliver training, capacity building case consultation, and critically review and analyse services in order to gender mainstream
Waltham Forest’s gangs provision.

We will support the embedding of gender responsive service delivery across all programme areas. This work will develop awareness of, and capacity to respond to, young women, gender-based violence and exploitation across all gang prevention programme activities.

For more information, please have a look at the job description.

Please note

  • Abianda is a women’s only employer, and as such this position is exempt under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or other protected characteristics. We are particularly interested in applicants from BAME groups for this role to support the growth of a diverse and inclusive team at Abianda.
  • Applications that are submitted without a signed privacy statement will not be considered.
  • We will not consider CVs. Please do not submit these with, or in place of, an application form.

Key dates

  • Application deadline: 23:59, Sunday 7 July 2019
  • Interviews will take place on either Tuesday 16th, Wednesday 17th or Thursday 18th July – we may recall candidates for a second interview if necessary
  • We hope candidates will be able to start by mid-August

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