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EDDACS Advocacy Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,235 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th May 2019

  • Advertised from 9th May 2019
  • 21 hours per week


To deliver the Edinburgh Domestic Abuse Court Support Service (EDDACS) service within Edinburgh Women’s Aid. EDDACS is a telephone support service also attending at Edinburgh Sheriff Court. To provide a high-quality frontline service to victims of domestic abuse who are going through the criminal court process. To work within a multi-agency framework consisting of the MARAC and local partnership responses to domestic abuse.

Adult PVG scheme membership will be required.

An Independent Domestic Abuse Advocacy training certificate, or a relevant degree, or demonstrable equivalent experience, or a vocational qualification, or willingness to undertake relevant study is required for this post.

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.

Application notes

Closing date: 9am Wednesday 29 May 2019

Interviews: Week commencing 10 June 2019

Applications should be returned by email to or posted to: Administrator, Edinburgh Women’s Aid, 4 Cheyne Street, Edinburgh, EH4 1JB.