Swansea Women’s Aid is looking to recruit a Community VAWDASV Specialist (adults).
Swansea Women’s Aid offers dynamic, innovative services to women and children experiencing domestic abuse.
Find out more about us at swanseawomensaid.com
Main purposes of the role:
- To support development and delivery of the Domestic Abuse Information, Support end Empowerment (DAISE) Family Support project, responding to the emotional and practical needs of women and children accessing SWA projects, working within the SWA framework.
- To assist and facilitate women using the service to make informed decisions and positive changes to their lives, to minimise risk of homelessness and enhance their future.
- To use the self-help principle to encourage independence and empower the service user to succeed on all levels.
- To have specialist knowledge and lived experience of any, or a combination of the following; LGBTQ+, BAME, Disabled and Older (50+).
This post is funded by Police and Crime Commissioner to 31st March 2025
Under the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1, this is a woman only post
Interview date: 25th August 2022.
Start date: asap
SWA value diversity and are committed to promoting equality. We encourage applications from women from all backgrounds and communities – Black, Asian, LGTBQI+ or other ethnic minority backgrounds and people with a disability.
We particularly welcome applications from Welsh speaking candidates.