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Children and Young Domestic Abuse Worker

  • Part time
  • £27,035 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 13th June 2019


  • Advertised from 30th May 2019
  • 17.5 hours Salary £13,518 (£27,035 pro rata) plus 7.5% Out of hours allowance Fixed term to 30th June 2020 although further funding is anticipated.

Role

Do you have what it takes to support children with their experience of domestic abuse? We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic woman to join our children’s refuge team.

Our refuge team provides therapeutic 1-1 and groupwork for children living in refuge. These children need child led support to help them deal with their experience of domestic abuse and life in refuge.

The successful candidate must have experience of therapeutic work with vulnerable and traumatised children. You must have experience of carrying our support plans and risk assessments and experience of working with a multi agency approach to ensure children get the support they need. It is essential that you have an understanding of gender based violence and the feminist analysis of domestic abuse.

The successful candidate will have a qualification relevant to working with children and young people, such as SVQ Level 3 Social Service (Children and Young People). You must have a driving license and have access to a car.

At Glasgow Women’s Aid you will have access to a range of training opportunities and will be working with a group of highly experienced and supportive women. You will also have access to a final salary pension scheme, child care vouchers and a cycle to work scheme.

Application notes

For an application pack please visit our website glasgowwomensaid.org.uk. We do not accept CV’s.

Closing date: 8am on Thursday 13th June 2019. Interviews will be held w/c 1st July 2019.

Glasgow Women’s Aid is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from women from all sections of the community. Only women need apply under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010. Successful applicants will be subjected to disclosure check through the PVG Scheme.


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