Motherwell and District Women's Aid
Motherwell and District Women's Aid

Charity registered in Scotland SC022169

Motherwell women’s aid is a voluntary organisation that provides safe housing, advice and information to women who have been affected by domestic abuse.

Current vacancies

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and energetic individual to work within the Children and Young Persons support services team at Motherwell & District Women’s Aid. The applicant will be able to demonstrate a high degree of self-motivation and have the ability to motivate others. They will have a passion for improving the lives of women, children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse and experience in providing direct support services to vulnerable young people. Working within the Children and Young People’s Team, the role of a Children and Young People’s Support Worker is to provide preventative, crisis intervention and on-going casework support to children and young people who are directly or indirectly exposed to the issues of domestic abuse.

Applicants should be qualified to degree/diploma level in a relevant discipline i.e: Social Work, Community Education, Housing Support, HNC level Health & Social Services, and registered or willing to register with SSSC

Driving license and access to a car is essential.

Additional Notes

We can only accept applications from women under Schedule 9 (Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010.

The successful candidate will be subject to PVG and reference checks.