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Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £19,380 pro-rata
  • Paisley
  • Closing 30th June 2022

  • Advertised from 7th June 2022
  • 18 hours a week (over 3 days) Fixed term until 28th February 2023 (10 hours have been secured beyond this period andthe remainder are being sought)


We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, compassionate, and kind individual into the service to support the range of opportunities available to women and non-binary people. Kairos Women+ is a community-led organisation seeking transformational change in the lives of women and non-binary people, providing a range of support and opportunities including personal development, training, creative workshops, social events, volunteering, and one-to-one support.

The post will involve supporting women and non-binary people in the community, co-facilitating support groups and group work sessions as well as working one-to-one with women, and volunteers. In particular, the post-holder will support our Mental Wellness Project and Recovery Space (addictions support group), co-facilitate Beautiful Women (our Personal Development Programme) alongside a Project Worker and work with women+ and volunteers one-to-one to encourage engagement in groups. The successful applicant will work closely with other members of staff, volunteers, students, and other organisations as appropriate.

Women accessing support from Kairos may have experienced struggles with mental wellbeing, addictions, involvement in the criminal justice system and domestic/sexual abuse.

Please note that this post is open to women and non-binary people only under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1 (inclusive of non-binary people, trans women.)

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date: Thursday 30th June at 6pm.

Interviews will be held on Friday 8th July.