West Lothian Women's Aid
West Lothian Women's Aid

Charity registered in Scotland SC046887

WLWA supports women, children and young people who are experiencing, or who have experienced, domestic abuse to take back control of their lives. We do this by offering a supportive, confidential service that includes safe accommodation, information and advice, support and practical help.


Current vacancies

Trainee Children and Young Person’s Worker

  • Part time
  • £19,838 pro-rata
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 30th January 2023

West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women experiencing domestic abuse in the area.

We are looking to recruit pro-active, reliable individuals who reflect the values of West Lothian Women’s Aid. Your qualifications and experiences, whether in paid or voluntary work, will enable you to fulfil the role requirements but it is your attitude and character that will make you a successful team member. You will enjoy working within a challenging environment and will actively participate in delivering and developing services of the highest standard. In return we will provide full training and support to develop you in your role.

We are currently recruiting a new member of staff to join our fantastic team of dedicated professionals supporting women and children to recover from Domestic Abuse.

The post is for 28 hours per week (Tuesday-Friday office hours), plus participation in an out of hours on-call rota (once every 5-6 weeks).

The preferred candidate will have at least a year of experience working with children and young people and casework experience. The successful candidate must be a driver with access to their own vehicle and will be required to undertake an SVQ level 3 (Children and Young People) once confirmed in post.

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Administrator

  • Part time
  • £19,838 pro-rata
  • West Lothian - Dedridge
  • Closing 30th January 2023

West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women experiencing domestic abuse in the area.

We are looking to recruit pro-active, reliable individuals who reflect the values of West Lothian Women’s Aid. Your qualifications and experiences, whether in paid or voluntary work, will enable you to fulfil the role requirements but it is your attitude and character that will make you a successful team member. You will enjoy working within a challenging environment and will actively participate in delivering and developing services of the highest standard. In return we will provide full training and support to develop you in your role.

We are currently recruiting a new member of staff to join our fantastic team of dedicated professionals supporting women and children to recover from Domestic Abuse.

WLWA is seeking to recruit an experienced Administrator. You will report to the Services Manager of WLWA, and your role will involve providing dedicated admin support to WLWA as an organisation and to the management team.

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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,696
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 17th June 2021

West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women experiencing domestic abuse in the area.

We currently have a vacancy for a Full Time Women’s Support Worker to join our fantastic team of dedicated professionals supporting women and children to recover from Domestic Abuse. The post is for 35 hours per week (Mon-Friday office hours), plus participation in an out of hours on-call rota (once every 5-6 weeks).

The post is based in West Lothian and attracts a salary of £13.02 per hour with additional pay for on-call duties and a contributory pension scheme on offer.

The preferred candidate will be qualified to SVQ level 3 (Health Services and Social Care or equivalent) or be willing to undertake this training within the first 12 months of employment and will have at least 2 years of experience working with vulnerable client groups and casework experience. The successful candidate must be a driver with access to their own vehicle.

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This vacancy has now closed

Part-Time Women’s Support Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Livingston
  • Closing 7th October 2021

West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women experiencing domestic abuse in the area.

We currently have a vacancy for a 2 year fixed term until (1.10.23 and then reviewed) Part-Time Women’s Support Worker to join our fantastic team of dedicated professionals supporting women and children to recover from Domestic Abuse. The post is for 20 hours per week (Mon-Wed office hours), plus participation in an out of hours on-call rota (once every 5-6 weeks).

The post is based in West Lothian and attracts a salary of £13.02 per hour with additional pay for on-call duties and a contributory pension scheme on offer).

The preferred candidate will be qualified to SVQ level 3 (Health Services and Social Care or equivalent) and will have at least 2 years of experience working with vulnerable client groups and casework experience. The successful candidate must be a driver with access to their own vehicle.

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This vacancy has now closed

Part-Time Children and Young Person’s Support Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 15th October 2021

West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women experiencing domestic abuse in the area.

We currently have a vacancy for Part-Time Children and Young Person’s Support Worker to join our fantastic team of dedicated professionals supporting women and children to recover from Domestic Abuse. The post is for 28 hours per week (Tuesday-Friday office hours), plus participation in an out of hours on-call rota (once every 5-6 weeks).

The post is based in West Lothian and attracts a salary of £13.02 per hour with additional pay for on-call duties and a contributory pension scheme on offer).

The preferred candidate will be qualified to SVQ level 3 SVQ level 3 (Children and Young People) or other relevant Childcare Qualification (E)and will have at least 2 years of experience working with vulnerable client groups and casework experience. The successful candidate must be a driver with access to their own vehicle.

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This vacancy has now closed

Part-Time Book-keeper and Administrator

  • Part time
  • £21,567 pro-rata
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 7th January 2022

West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women and children experiencing domestic abuse in the area.

We currently have a vacancy for Part-Time Book-keeper and Administrator to join our fantastic team of dedicated professionals supporting women and children to recover from Domestic Abuse. The post is for 25 hours per week (Monday-Friday office hours).

The post is based in West Lothian and attracts a salary of £11.85 per hour (and a contributory pension scheme on offer).

We are looking to recruit an experienced Book-keeper and Administrator. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years previous Book-keeping and Administrative experience.

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This vacancy has now closed

Admin Worker

  • Part time
  • £17,290 pro-rata
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 27th July 2022

West Lothian Women’s Aid is a charitable organisation (Registered SCIO). Established in 1980, the charity continues to provide expert information and support to women, children and young people who have experienced/are experiencing domestic abuse. Our main focus is to support survivors to become safer and to empower them to rebuild their lives and move on from their experiences of domestic abuse, in all of its forms.

WLWA is seeking to recruit an experienced Administrator. You will report to the Services Manager of WLWA, and your role will involve providing dedicated admin support to WLWA as an organisation and to the management team.

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This vacancy has now closed

West Lothian Women’s Aid is a charitable organisation (Registered SCIO). Established in 1980, the charity continues to provide expert information and support to women, children and young people who have experienced/are experiencing domestic abuse. Our focus is to support survivors to become safer and to empower them to rebuild their lives and move on from their experiences of domestic abuse, in all of its forms.

WLWA is seeking to recruit an IDDA Worker. Your role will involve providing a high-quality telephone support line service alongside an essential front-line service to high-risk victims of domestic abuse. You will lead on the delivery of a risk led response and ensure victims and their children are kept central to the process. You will work within a multi-agency framework consisting of MARAC (Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference) and local partnership responses to domestic abuse in West Lothian. This role includes responsibilities of floating support to provide cover across our other services (accommodation, outreach, groupwork) in the event of staff annual leave/cover being required. Task allocation will be managed to account for this function.

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This vacancy has now closed

Independent Domestic Abuse Advocate

  • Full time
  • £24,976
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 27th July 2022

West Lothian Women’s Aid is a charitable organisation (Registered SCIO). Established in 1980, the charity continues to provide expert information and support to women, children and young people who have experienced/are experiencing domestic abuse. Our focus is to support survivors to become safer and to empower them to rebuild their lives and move on from their experiences of domestic abuse, in all of its forms.

WLWA is seeking to recruit an IDDA Worker. Your role will involve providing a high-quality telephone support line service alongside an essential front-line service to high-risk victims of domestic abuse. You will lead on the delivery of a risk led response and ensure victims and their children are kept central to the process. You will work within a multi-agency framework consisting of MARAC (Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference) and local partnership responses to domestic abuse in West Lothian.

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This vacancy has now closed

Outreach Support Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 28th October 2022

To provide all necessary and appropriate support for women contacting West Lothian Women’s Aid and using its services.

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