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Financial Security Advice Worker

  • Full time
  • £28,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 8th May 2023

  • Advertised from 21st April 2023
  • Hours: 35 hours per week, which may include occasional evening and weekend work


Women have been disproportionately affected by the cost of living crisis and are facing increased levels of poverty and financial hardship. The Women’s Centre Glasgow has secured funding via the Scottish Illegal Money Lending Unit to run a pilot project to alleviate financial insecurity for women and families. The role also involves raising awareness of the impact illegal money lending has on individuals, families and the wider community.

We are seeking a compassionate, enthusiastic advice worker with a thorough knowledge of the financial landscape to improve the lives of women and families living with financial insecurity.

About The Women’s Centre

The Women’s Centre Glasgow provides a safe, confidential and welcoming space to women living primarily in the NW of Glasgow. We provide support services including: a drop-in café, counselling, holistic services (reiki & yoga), a range of creative activities, promote health & wellbeing and educational activities. We believe in the power of community, working together and are committed to fighting discrimination.

What we offer

The opportunity to work in a vibrant community-based centre as part of a small, welcoming and dynamic team. The Women’s Centre has a long history of making a difference to the lives of women in Glasgow and you would have the chance to take forward this legacy in empowering women living with poverty and to contribute to wider change. The role offers an exciting opportunity to take responsibility for this piece of work, to be part of a pilot scheme tackling financial insecurity and to have a significant impact on the lives of women. It offers opportunities for developing skills and for building a network.

Location: The Women’s Centre Glasgow, 17 Shawpark Street, Glasgow, G20 9DA

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below

To apply please send a completed Application Form, Equal Opportunities Form and Criminal Declaration Form to

Applications close: 8th May 2023

Interviews will be held 19th May 2023


Application Form

Job Description / Person Specification

Criminal Declaration Form

Equal Opportunities Form

The Women’s Centre is committed to promoting equality and diversity. Applicants are welcomed from all sections of the community. Applications will be accepted from women only under schedule 9, part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

For any questions relating to the vacancy please contact

The Women’s Centre is a registered charity with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator, charity no. SC007670