Women's Aid East and Midlothian
Women's Aid East and Midlothian

Charity registered in Scotland SC028191

WAEML provides information, support and accommodation to women (including trans-women), children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse. If you are dedicated to upholding the rights of women, children and young people we want to hear from you. 


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1 x Women’s Support Worker (Substance Misuse Project)

  • Full time
  • £20,931 – £22,623
  • Dalkeith
  • Closing 23rd August 2019

We are looking for 1 x FTE Women’s Support Worker’s to join our dynamic team to work on a multi-agency project. This role will specifically deliver support to women with co-occurring domestic abuse and substance misuse issues.

WAEML provides information, support and accommodation to women (including trans-women), children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse. If you can commit to upholding the rights of women, children and young people, this may be the job for you.

We have 1 x full time (35 hours per week) vacancies for an experienced support worker. The majority of case work will include supporting women with co-occurring domestic abuse and substance misuse. You will also be expected to work with a multi-agency approach and your case load will include individual and group work support.

Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years work experience within the violence against women or substance misuse field. Membership of the PVG scheme is an essential requirement and you should be qualified to a minimum of SVQ 3 in Health and Social Care.

This post is funded by the Big Lottery and is available on a fixed term until August 2021. Travel across East Lothian and Midlothian is required therefore a full current driving licence and constant access to a car is essential. We are happy to chat about flexible working.

WAEML positively welcomes applicants from within all sections of the community although are except under Schedule 9(Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 and therefore only women need apply. We would particularly welcome bilingual applicants.

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Women’s Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,931 – £22,623
  • East & Midlothian
  • Closing 23rd August 2019

WAEML provides information, support and accommodation to women (including trans-women), children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse. If you can commit to upholding the rights of women, children and young people, this may be the job for you.

We have a full time (35 hours per week) vacancy for an experienced support worker. You will also be expected to work with a multi-agency approach and your case load will include individual and group work support.

Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years work experience. Membership of the PVG scheme is an essential requirement and you should be qualified to a minimum of SVQ 3 in Health and Social Care.

Post is available on a fixed term contract until June 2020. Travel across East Lothian and Midlothian is required therefore a full current driving licence and constant access to a car is essential.

WAEML positively welcomes applicants from within all sections of the community although are except under Schedule 9(Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 and therefore only women need apply. We would particularly welcome bilingual applicants.

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This vacancy has now closed

Top job! Trustees

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Dalkeith
  • Closing 11th October 2019

WANTED - Women who want to make a difference

Women’s Aid East and Midlothian (WAEML) aims to empower women until all women, children and young people are free and safe from domestic abuse. We are currently seeking four new trustees to join our Board of Directors as we enter an exciting new phase of growth and development.

We’re looking for creative and innovative feminists who can add to the skills mix of our current Trustees, share our core values, have a passion for women’s and children’s rights and uphold our commitment to equality, inclusion and opportunity for all.

We particularly welcome applicants who can demonstrate experience in one or more of the following areas:

· Property development

· Finance

· Human resources

· Law

· Income generation

· Project management

We are keen to improve the diversity of our Board and particularly welcome applications from women in black and ethnic minority, LGBT and /or disability community.

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This vacancy has now closed

2 x Women’s Support Workers (Accommodation)

  • Full time
  • £20,931 – £22,623
  • East & Mid Lothian
  • Closing 18th October 2019

WAEML provides information, support and accommodation to women (including trans-women), children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse. If you can commit to upholding the rights of women, children and young people, this may be the job for you.

We have 2 x full time (35 hours per week) vacancies for experienced support workers. You will also be expected to work with a multi-agency approach and your case load will include individual and group work support.

Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years work experience. Membership of the PVG scheme is an essential requirement and you should be qualified to a minimum of SVQ 3 in Health and Social Care.

The post is available on a fixed term contract until June 2020 with possible extention.

Travel across East Lothian and Midlothian is required therefore a full current driving licence and constant access to a car is essential.

WAEML positively welcomes applicants from within all sections of the community although are exempt under Schedule 9(Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 and therefore only women need apply. We would particularly welcome bilingual applicants.

Shortlist