This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Aid Worker

  • Full time
  • £22,875
  • Saltcoats
  • Closing 16th November 2020

  • Advertised from 12th November 2020
  • Plus 7.5% On-Call Allowance. 35 hours per week.


North Ayrshire Women’s are looking to recruit a Women’s Aid 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 excellent communication skills.

The successful applicant 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.

North Ayrshire 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.

Women only need apply under Schedule 9 (part 1) of The Equality Act 2010

Please note: The post is initially funded until July 2021 in line with tendered contract. NAWA will reapply for tender in due course.

Application notes

To find our more and to apply, please download the documents below or visit our website

*C.V’s should not be submitted as will not be reviewed as part of application.

Applications should be submitted by email (preferably) to or post to arrive prior to closing date ‘FAO RECRUITMENT’ to NAWA, 17 Vernon Street, Saltcoats, KA21 5HE

Closing Date: Midnight, Monday 16th November 2020

Interview: Week Commencing Monday 23rd November 2020