Are you passionate about women and children’s rights? Do you have the skills, knowledge and experience to work with children and young people experiencing domestic abuse?
The Children’s workers are responsible for providing day-to-day support for children in Stirling Women’s Aid’s refuge and outreach programmes. This includes providing emotional support to individual children and young people including arranging and attending meetings with health, education, and social work. The children’s workers will work closely with Stirling Women’s Aid’s Women’s and Outreach family workers to provide a comprehensive service across the local authority.
The role requires a range of experience and skills. You must be able to work independently and manage your own workload. You will be adaptable and flexible in your approach to work. You must have a strong commitment to equality and a feminist understanding of domestic abuse. You will have strong communication skills and will be able to develop and maintain positive working relationships with children and young people as well as third party agencies.
Organisation profile: Stirling and District Women’s Aid offers support, information and temporary refuge accommodation for women and their children who have been physically, emotionally or sexually abused by a partner or former partner. We work closely with a range of statutory and voluntary sector organisations. Website: stirlingwomensaid.co.uk
For an application pack please see below or Email: email@example.com
Closing date for applications: 16th February 2024 at midnight
Interviews: Friday 1st March.
Under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 only women are eligible to apply. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check.
Must hold a current driving license and have own car for daily use at work, mileage will be paid.