Children and Young People’s Worker

  • Part time
  • £29,614 pro-rata
  • On site: West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 18th July 2024

  • Advertised from 21st June 2024
  • Hours of work: 30 hrs per week. 1 Year Fixed Term with likely extension subject to funding


Dumbarton District Women’s Aid (DDWA) are seeking to recruit a Prevention Worker who will be responsible for planning, developing, and facilitating DDWA’s primary prevention education programme. It is a multi-session programme delivered within West Dunbartonshire schools and youth service organisations, that helps to tackle the root cause of domestic abuse through changing perceptions and attitudes towards domestic abuse. The worker will manage all data, reporting and activity tracking for grant compliance.

DDWA has delivered domestic abuse services in WDC for over 35 years, providing refuge accommodation, follow-on and outreach services to women, children and young people experiencing domestic abuse.

Applicants must have at least 2 years of experience of working with children and young people and have a minimum of HNC in Childcare or degree in social work or community education and a full driving license is required.

Application notes

An application pack can be downloaded below.

Completed applications to be returned to:

Closing Date: 18th July 2024

This role is subject to Adult and Child PVG scheme membership.

Women need only apply under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010. Successful applicants will be subjected to disclosure check through the PVG Scheme.