This vacancy has now closed

Women’s Aid Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,024 – £28,174
  • North Ayrshire
  • Closing 24th November 2023

  • Advertised from 10th November 2023
  • plus 7.5% On-Call Allowance. 35 hours per week / Core Hours 9am – 5pm.


North Ayrshire Women’s are looking to recruit a Women’s Aid Worker to provide practical and emotional support to women with experience of domestic abuse. Candidates should have a good understanding of working with people who have experienced trauma, have experience in providing direct support and have excellent communication skills.

The successful applicant will have at least SVQ Level III or equivalent level of qualification in social care or other relevant subject, or equivalent experience and willingness to work towards a qualification.

North Ayrshire 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.

Application notes

Please email (preferably) your application to or post to arrive prior to closing date Midnight Friday 24th of November 2023. ‘FAO RECRUITMENT’ to NAWA, 17 Vernon Street, Saltcoats, KA21 5HE

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 11th of December 2023 – and will be confirmed in writing to candidates through to this stage.

We will only contact those applicants who are to be invited to interview and thank you again for your interest in our work.

Women only need apply under Schedule 9 (part 1) of The Equality Act 2010

Anyone wishing to find out more about the role can contact the office to speak with one of our service managers on 01294 602 424 – option 3.