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Fife Women's Aid - Children, Young People and Family Support Worker
Post: Children, Young People and Family Support Worker
Hours: 36 hours
Salary: 22,688 - 25,384 per annum (position on scale dependent on experience)
Fife Women's Aid (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).
FWA is a feminist organisation and strives to be a supportive and empowering employer offering competitive terms and conditions. Membership of the 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. Applications must meet the person specification to be shortlisted. Apply online via the organisation's website.
The closing date for applications is 16:30 on Friday 21 January 2022. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 08 February 2022. Only women are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010). FWA welcomes applications from women from all sectors of the community.