Women’s Refuge and Follow On Worker


23 May 2024

Full time 35 hours per week or Part time 17.5 hours per week

Salary £30,201 (pro rata for part time role), plus 7.5% On Call allowance

Fixed term contract for 1 year with possible extension

The purpose of this role is to provide therapeutic support to women experiencing domestic abuse, during their stay in refuge and as they move out into the community.  This will involve providing innovative and creative 1-1 and group work support. You will provide person centred support to women as they move through their journey and will advocate to make sure that women’s voices are heard and their needs are met. 

It is essential that you have experience of providing support to women who have experienced gender-based violence. A suitable qualification that meets with SSSC Housing Support registration is also required (examples would be HNC Social Services or SVQ Level 3 Social Services and Healthcare). The nature of our work requires a commitment to the feminist analysis of domestic abuse and to the values of Glasgow Women’s Aid.

We will be holding information sessions on the following dates:

Saturday 1st June 2024 10am till 11.30am

Tuesday 4th June 2024 3.30pm till 5pm

If you would like to attend an information session before applying please reserve your place via our online form:

If you would like to apply for either post, please take 15 mins to complete our 1st Stage Application form available here:

Closing date is 8am Monday 10th June 2024

Glasgow Women’s Aid is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from women from all sections of the community. Only women need apply under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010. Successful applicants will be subjected to disclosure check through the PVG Scheme.