Hemat Gryffe Women’s Aid are recruiting a Women’s Support Worker (Refuge & Follow on) to support women admitted
to refuge and when they are leaving refuge to help them settle into permanent accommodation via the follow-on
service. About Hemat Gryffe Women’s Aid
Established in 1981, Hemat Gryffe women’s Aid is a feminist organisation and Scotland’s first women’s aid project
providing refuge accommodation, outreach, and follow-on services to women, children, and young people primarily
from the Asian Black and Minority Ethnic community experiencing domestic abuse, forced marriage and honour-based
You will have experience of working with vulnerable women from minority ethnic backgrounds experiencing gender-based
abuse. You will be bilingual and speak English and Hindi, Punjabi, or Urdu All staff are expected to promote
equality and anti-discriminatory practices working with women primarily from the Asian, Black and Minority
Ethnic Community experiencing domestic abuse, forced marriage and honour-based abuse.
Funder:Scottish Government Delivering Equally Safe Fund: fixed term contract to 31 March 2024.
Qualification Requirements: SVQ Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6 or above to meet
registration requirements of SSSC. Training will be provided to achieve this work-based qualification.