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 2 x full time (35 hours per week) vacancies for experienced support workers. 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.
The post is available on a fixed term contract until June 2020 (Extension funding dependant). 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 exempt under Schedule 9(Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 and therefore only women need apply. We would particularly welcome bilingual applicants.
Closing date for all applicants is 12 noon on 3rd of October.