Fife Women's Aid
Fife Women's Aid

Charity registered in Scotland SC011689

Fife Women's Aid is a charity and a company limited by guarantee which supports women, young people and children who are experiencing domestic abuse.

Current vacancies

Court Support and Advocacy Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,688 – £25,384 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 9th March 2021

Fife Women’s Aid are looking to recruit a part time worker to provide advocacy and support services for women who are involved in court actions as a result of incidences of domestic abuse. The post holder will work directly with women to offer information, support and advocacy services and will also provide liaison between service users and other multi-agency partners from both statutory and voluntary services.

Applicants will have experience of providing advocacy and support to vulnerable client groups. Procedural knowledge and practical experience of civil and criminal justice remedies for victims of domestic abuse will be an advantage.

Excellent communication skills, an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners and an ability to travel extensively across Fife is essential for the post. A clean driving licence is required.

This post is funded until the end of January 2023.

The successful applicant will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in housing support or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification.

If you would like further information about the post(s), please contact Keri Duffy on 07714609374 or Lynda Carey on 07714 609371.

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Children and Young People's Counsellor

  • Part time
  • £23,643 – £26,095 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 9th March 2021

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a part-time counsellor for our Children and Young People’s counselling service. The counsellor will provide direct counselling to children and young people who have experience of domestic abuse.

The successful applicant will be qualified to Counselling Diploma level or above and will have excellent counselling skills, having had 2 years’ experience of working in a similar environment.

Excellent communication skills and an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners is essential for this post.

The post is currently funded until the end of September 2021.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Gill Birtley on 07714 609365 or Lynda Carey on 07714 609371.

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This vacancy has now closed

Multi-Agency-Risk-Assessment-Conferencing (MARAC) Worker

  • Full time
  • £22,464 – £25,128
  • Fife
  • Closing 29th January 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for someone to join their existing MARAC team, working with women at high risk of domestic abuse.

If you want to help make a difference in the lives of women, children and young people with experience of domestic abuse, have direct experience of providing one to one person-centered support, an understanding of the causes and impacts of domestic abuse along with good interpersonal skills then you may be the person we are looking for. Applicants will have at least 2 years’ experience of working in a support or advocacy role.

Fife Women’s Aid is a feminist organisation and strives to be a supportive and empowering employer offering competitive terms and conditions

Excellent communication skills and an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners is essential.

The post is initially funded until 31st March 2021

Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Lynda Carey, Operational Lead on 01383 732289.

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This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Support Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £22,464 – £25,128
  • Fife
  • Closing 12th February 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for two Women’s Support Workers to provide practical and emotional support to women with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of domestic abuse, 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 housing support 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.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Lynda Carey, Operational Lead on 01383 732289.

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This vacancy has now closed

Children & Young People’s Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,464 – £25,128 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 13th February 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a Children and Young People’s Support Workers for a one year fixed term period. This role provides practical and emotional support to children and young people with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of domestic abuse, have experience in providing direct support and have excellent communication skills.

The successful applicant will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in childcare or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a high degree of self-motivation and have the ability to work as part of a team. They will also have a passion for improving the lives of women and children who have experienced abuse.

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.

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This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £22,464 – £25,128
  • Fife
  • Closing 15th July 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a Women’s Support Workers to provide practical and emotional support to women with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of domestic abuse, 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 housing support 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.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Lynda Carey, Operational Lead on 07714 609371

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This vacancy has now closed

Children and Young People’s Counsellor

  • Part time
  • £23,400 – £25,828 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 24th July 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a counsellor for our Children and Young People’s counselling service. The counsellor will provide direct counselling to children and young people who have experience of domestic abuse.

The post is currently funded until August 2021.

The successful applicant will be qualified to Counselling Diploma level or above and will have excellent counselling skills, having had 2 years’ experience of working in a similar environment.

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.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Gill Birtley on 07714 609365.

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This vacancy has now closed

Children & Young People’s Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,464 – £25,128 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 15th August 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for two part-time Children and Young People’s Support Workers. The role provides practical and emotional support to children and young people with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of domestic abuse, have experience in providing direct support and have excellent communication skills.

The successful applicant will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in childcare or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a high degree of self-motivation and have the ability to work as part of a team. They will also have a passion for improving the lives of women and children who have experienced abuse.

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.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Keri Duffy, Team Senior on 07714609374.

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This vacancy has now closed

Children and Young People’s Counsellor

  • Part time
  • £23,400 – £25,828 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 21st August 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a counsellor for our Children and Young People’s counselling service. The counsellor will provide direct counselling to children and young people who have experience of domestic abuse.

The post is currently funded until August 2021.

The successful applicant will be qualified to Counselling Diploma level or above and will have excellent counselling skills, having had 2 years’ experience of working in a similar environment.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Gill Birtley on 07714 609365.

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This vacancy has now closed

Volunteer Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,464 – £25,128
  • Fife
  • Closing 23rd October 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a Volunteer Coordinator for their Befriending Service. The postholder will recruit, train and support volunteer befrienders to work with women experiencing domestic abuse to reduce social isolation. They will also build and maintain relationships with the women who use the service as a key part of their role.

Applicants will have at least 2 years’ relevant experience, preferably with experience of training and supporting volunteers. A good understanding of domestic abuse and its effects is important.

Excellent communication skills, an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners and an ability to travel extensively across Fife is essential for the post. A clean driving licence is required.

The successful applicant 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.

This post is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund until December 2023.

Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement of this post.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Keri Duffy on 07714609374.

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This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £22,464 – £25,128
  • Fife
  • Closing 27th October 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a 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, 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 Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Suzanne Duffy, Team Senior on 07714 609358.

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This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,464 – £25,128 pro-rata
  • Fife
  • Closing 18th December 2020

Fife Women’s Aid are 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, 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 Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post.

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Keri Duffy, Team Senior on 07714 609374.

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This vacancy has now closed

Befriending Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,464 – £25,128
  • Fife
  • Closing 28th January 2021

Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a Befriending Coordinator. The postholder will recruit, train and support volunteer befrienders to work with women experiencing domestic abuse to reduce social isolation. They will also build and maintain relationships with the women who use the service as a key part of their role.

Applicants will have at least 2 years’ relevant experience, preferably with experience of training and supporting volunteers. A good understanding of domestic abuse and its effects is important.

Excellent communication skills, an ability to work effectively with a range of multi-agency partners and an ability to travel extensively across Fife is essential for the post. A clean driving licence is required.

The successful applicant 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.

This post is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund until the end of December 2022.

Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement of this post.

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