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Fife Women's Aid - Women's Support Worker
Post: Women's Support Worker
Hours: 18 hours per week
Salary: 22,688 - 25,384 per annum (pro rata)(position on scale is dependent on experience)
Contract: This post is currently funded for one year.
Fife Women's Aid (FWA) is looking for a part-time Women's Support Worker to provide short-term practical and emotional support to women, children and young people with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of working with people who have experienced trauma, have experience in providing direct support and have excellent 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 the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post. Please join us for an online session to find out more about FWA Women's Support service and the support worker role. This will be at 18:30 on Monday 08 November. Please confirm your attendance to [email protected]
If you would like further information about the women's post, please contact Keri Duffy on 07714 609 374. For further information about the role including the job description and person specification and to make an application, please visit FWA website. Applications must meet the person specification to be shortlisted.
The closing date for applications is 17:00 on 16 November 2021. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 30 November 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.