Family Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,931 – £22,623
  • East & Midlothian
  • Closing 21st June 2019

  • Advertised from 6th June 2019
  • FSW


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 2021. 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.

Application notes

Closing date for all applicants is 12 noon on Friday 21st June.

Please download the application pack below or request from Nancy Ross on 0131 561 5804 or go online at