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Women’s Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,142 – £25,892
  • Fife
  • Closing 11th July 2022

  • Advertised from 23rd June 2022
  • Position on scale dependent on experience. 36 hours per week


Fife Women’s Aid are looking for a Women’s Support Worker to provide practical and emotional support to women with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of working with people who have experienced trauma, have experience in providing direct support and have good communication skills.

The successful applicant(s) will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in social care or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification.

Fife Women’s Aid is a feminist organisation and strives to be a supportive and empowering employer offering competitive terms and conditions.

Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme is a requirement for this post.

Please join us for an online session to find out more about FWA Women’s Support service and the support worker role. This will be at 6.30pm on Tuesday 28th June 2022. Please confirm your attendance to and we will send you details of the zoom meeting. We hope to see you there.

Application notes

If you would like further information about the post, please contact Sharlene Taylor, Team Senior on 07714 609374.

For further information about the role including the job description and person specification and to make an application, please visit

Applications must meet the person specification to be shortlisted.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Closing date: 4.30pm on Monday 11th July 2022

Interviews will be held: Thursday 21st July 2022

Only women are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010). Fife Women’s Aid welcomes applications from women from all sectors of the community.