Community Outreach Workers/Senior Support Refuge Worker/Project Workers/Charity Fundraiser job in Sunderland

Community Outreach Workers/Senior Support Refuge Worker/Project Workers/Charity Fundraiser

  • Employer - Wearside Women in Need (WWiN)
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - Sunderland
  • Salary - See below
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full/Part-time
  • Closing date - Wednesday, 02 January 2019

Job Description

Want to make a difference for women and children suffering domestic abuse?

Wearside Women in Need is Recruiting…

Looking for a new challenge in 2019? We’re looking for committed staff with a range of cross sector skills to bring to our Refuge accommodation, and community based support services, including out of hours support work with the Police. If you are interested in any of this work, we want to hear from you.

2 x Community Outreach Workers, 28 – 37 hours per week £21,074 (pro rata)

To deliver an intensive support service to women presenting with a complexity of needs. These posts will work with our refuge and IDVA services and other key partners to secure safe outcomes and sustainable housing options.

Senior Support Refuge Worker, 37.5 hours per week SCP 24 – 27 (£22,401 - £24,657) (Depending on experience)

Responsible for the supervision of staff and daily operational running of the Refuge ensuring all residents have a clear and safe progression route through our services.

Project Workers – Various flexible Posts, 8 – 21 hours per week, £9.17 per hour.

We are seeking a ‘bank’ of staff to assist in the day-to-day running of the refuge, including out of hours cover, sleepovers and casual shift work offering support, advice and guidance to women and their children living in the refuge or in the community.    

Charity Fundraiser, 30 hours per week, £20,541 - £23,111 (pro rata)

This is a great opportunity for an outgoing individual to develop innovative approaches to community, corporate and legacy fundraising building on existing strong community support.. The roll will include some evening and weekend work to attend events and meetings.

These posts are restricted to female applicants only. (Occupational Requirement, Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1 applies).

Contact information

Please return your completed application forms by post or email to:

Wearside Women in Need

28 Bridge House

Bridge Street



Contact email:

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Interview information

Interviews take place: 9th and 10th January 2019.

How to apply

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