supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Fife Women's Aid - Children, Young People and Family Support Worker
Created: 05/10/2021, Updated: 06/10/2021
Post: Children, Young People and Family Support Worker
Hours: 36 hours post
Salary: £22,688 - £25,384 per annum (position on scale dependent on experience)
Fife Women's Aid (FWA) is delighted to have received additional funding to enable us to expand its services, for children and young people.
FWA is looking to recruit a full-time worker to provide advice, advocacy, support, and services to children, young people and families who have experienced domestic abuse. Applicants should have experience of providing support in a relevant social care setting. The successful applicants will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in childcare or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a high degree of motivation and have the ability to work as part of a team as well as flexible hours to suit the needs of families. An ability to cover on-call is an advantage (additional payments are made for this role).
Please join FWA for an online session to find out more about children, young people and family support services - 18:30 on Monday 18 October 2021. Please confirm your attendance: [email protected]
Fife 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. If you would like further information about the post, please contact Gill Birtley, Team Senior on 07714 609 365.
For further information about the role and to make an application, please visit FWA's website. Applications must meet the person specification to be shortlisted. The closing date for applications is 17:00 on Thursday 21 October. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 09 November.
Only women are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010). Fife Women's Aid welcomes applications from women from all sectors of the community.