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Fife Women's Aid - Women's Support Worker
Created: 07/09/2021, Updated: 09/09/2021
Post: Women's Support Worker
Hours: one part-time post (32 hours per week)
Salary: £22,688 - £25,384 per annum (pro rata)(position on scale dependent on experience)
Fife Women's Aid is looking for a part-time Women's Support Worker to provide practical and emotional support to women with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of working with people who have experienced trauma, experience in providing direct support, and good communication skills. The successful applicant(s) will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in social care or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification.
Fife Women's Aid is a feminist organisation and strives to be a supportive and empowering employer offering competitive terms and conditions. Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post.
Please join FWA for an online session to find out more about its Women's Support service and the support worker role. This takes place from 19:00 on Wednesday 15 September. Please confirm your attendance at [email protected].
If you would like further information about the post, please contact Lynda Carey, Operational Lead on 07714 609371.
Applications must meet the person specification within this document to be shortlisted. For more information/to apply, please click here.
The closing date for applications is 17:00 on Monday 27 September 2021. Interviews will be held on Friday 08 October 2021.
Only women are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010). Fife Women's Aid welcomes applications from women from all sectors of the community.