EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST are invited for the following work: Service User Consultation and Co-production
Bradford Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Survivors Service (BRC&SASS) is well established having operated in Bradford District for almost 40 years, offering a range of specialist sexual violence support services for women and girls.
BRC&SASS provides specialist sexual violence support services for women and girls (predominantly those 13 and over) who have experienced any form of sexual violence at any time in their lives. This includes rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse, forced marriage and so-called honour-based violence, female genital mutilation, trafficking, and sexual exploitation. BRC&SASS provides counselling, helpline, ISVA, Jyoti services by and for Black, Asian & racially Minoritised (BAM) women & girls, young women & girls service, asylum-seeking & trafficked women service, Shared Support groups, and sexual violence prevention work. Services are delivered face to face in person and online and via telephone.
BRC&SASS was awarded the Charities Aid Foundation resilience grant to maintain specialist Black, Asian and Minoritized (BAM) women and girls.
Purpose and aims of this work
A major role of the CAF grant is for consultation & co-productions work with BAM women & girls to inform the development of services, represent BAM survivors effectively and support BAM women to speak for themselves.
The freelancer will be contracted to:
Run Service User Consultation and Co-production events
The aim is to gather women’s views on the services they are receiving and how well they are working and what could be done better. The belief is that women accessing services are experts through experience and can have a unique input into how BRC&SASS services could develop and effectively respond to support needs.
Work with the BAM service lead to network with other service providers to conduct community conversations with BAM women 6 Days December 2022– January 2023
Fee for: 14 days consultancy on the basis of £300/ day
Total £ 4200.00
The agreed fees will be the total available for the work. There will be no additional payments e.g. travel expenses, phone calls, etc. There will be no payments for annual leave, sickness or other absences. You will be responsible for payment of any tax (including VAT) or NI due to the Inland Revenue.
The bulk of the work will be in October 2022 to January 2023 with time to write a report in February 2023.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS AND PROCESS
Please demonstrate clearly your suitability for the work. Your Expression of Interest (EoI) will only be assessed on the basis of information provided. Your EoI can be concise or complicated but must include:
Please complete your submission by signing a declaration stating that all information provided is, to the best of your knowledge, true.
If selected, we will arrange a meeting to discuss further.
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Deadline for receipt of the expression of interest is 9am 9 September 2022.