Edinburgh Women's Aid
Edinburgh Women's Aid

Charity registered in Scotland SC028301

A Charity working with women, children and young people experiencing or at risk of domestic abuse.


Current vacancies

CEDAR Co-ordinator (Mother)

  • Part time
  • £25,322 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th April 2021

To work with the CEDAR Children & Young People Co-ordinator to develop and manage a community group work programme (CEDAR Project) for children and young people and their mothers with experience of domestic abuse. The co-ordinator role is pivotal to the way in which CEDAR Groups are organised and facilitated.

You will work alongside the CEDAR Children & Young People’s Groups Co-ordinator to develop, manage and deliver the CEDAR 12-week community group work programme. This will include remote groups and face to face delivery.

Adult and child PVG scheme membership will be required.

Previous applicants need not apply.

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Employability Worker

  • Part time
  • £26,036 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th March 2021

The overarching aims of this post are that

  • Women have increased financial independence (access to economic resources, education, paid labour market, routes out of poverty).
  • Services supporting women experiencing domestic abuse have increased knowledge, resources and confidence to respond to their employment and educational support needs.
  • Services are better connected to local and national employability supports.

The post holder will work with Edinburgh Women’s Aid and Shakti Women’s Aid service users to discuss with women their access to paid employment and the range of additional barriers that they face as a result of domestic abuse. Also to facilitate groups of women in employability issues that are pertinent to them and that they have helped identify in their support plan, and to support women to progress on their path to paid employment and progress towards their individual goals. Additionally they will monitor, review and evaluate the project.

Adult PVG scheme membership will be required.

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Senior Shift Support Worker 24 hr Refuge

  • Full time
  • £23,804 – £26,363
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th March 2021

To support the provision of a safe, professional and supportive service for women across the Women’s Support Service, who have experienced or are at risk of domestic abuse

The ability to to register as a supervisor with the SSSC, and Adult and Child PVG scheme membership will be required.

Edinburgh Women’s Aid strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. Women only need apply under Schedule 9 (Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010.

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24-hour Refuge Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £23,465 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th March 2021

To provide a safe, professional and supportive service for women and any accompanying children who have experienced or are at risk of domestic abuse, who have additional support needs and who are living in refuge accommodation provided by Edinburgh Women’s Aid.

  • Qualified to SVQ Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6 or other relevant qualification to register as a housing support worker with the SSSC.
  • Adult and Child PVG scheme membership will be required.
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