Duty Crisis Support Worker (office based)

  • Part time
  • £23,032 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th March 2021

  • Advertised from 10th February 2021
  • 21 Hours per Week. 1 year fixed contract. Salary: £23,032.83 Pro-rata


The role of the Duty Crisis Support Worker is to provide a confidential, safe and supportive information service to women and agencies who contact EWA through the crisis phone line and/or ‘drop in’ service, and where appropriate to also assess women, and any accompanying children who are affected by domestic abuse, for refuge accommodation. The role will be based in the EWA office in Stockbridge, Edinburgh.

Candidates are required to have the following:

· Professional Development Award in Domestic Abuse Advocacy (IDAA/IDVA),or a recognised qualification Social Work, Community Education or SVQ3 Health and Social Care or higher.

· Ability to register as a Housing Support worker with the SSSC.

· Adult and Child PVG scheme membership will be required.

· Clean Driving Licence.

Application notes

To apply, please see attachments below.

Closing date: 9am Monday 8 March 2021

Interviews: Friday 19 March 2021

Edinburgh Women’s Aid strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. Women only need apply under Schedule 9 (Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010.

Co. No 237521 Reg Charity No SC028301