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Outreach worker

£27,625 per annum plus 5% Employer pension

Closing date: 26th of November at 12noon

Interviews: WC 2nd of December

Are you passionate about abolition of the sex trade? Women@thewell work tirelessly to improve the lives of women involved in or at risk of involvement with prostitution. We do this with our front line support, and through our campaigning and policy work to influence, shape and change the political environment.

This is an exciting time for Women@thewell, we are looking for women who strive to improve the lives of women and will join us in fight towards the abolition of the sex trade.

We are looking for an outreach worker; the ideal candidate will have experience of working with women in one or more of the following areas:

  • Rough sleeping or other problems with accommodation
  • Substance use issues
  • Mental health issues
  • Sexual violence and exploitation
  • The criminal justice system or the immigration system; or
  • Trafficking and modern slavery

You will be resilient with a positive attitude, have a flexible approach to the needs of women, and be a self-motivated and driven to make change happen. Experience of working with external agencies and previous experience of outreach services is also desirable.

Contact recruitment@watw.org.uk or 54-55 Birkenhead Street London WC1H 8BB for an application pack. Application deadline:

THIS POST IS EXEMPT UNDER THE EQUALITY ACT 2010 SCHEDULE 9, PART 1APPLICATION OPEN TO WOMEN ONLY

Women@thewell works tirelessly to improve the lives of women involved in, or at risk of involvement with prostitution.

We are looking to recruit a team of volunteers who will assist our support workers to run a drop in service Monday to Friday between the hours of 10am and 4pm.

Offering either full or half days.

This volunteer role will see you supporting the smooth running of a drop in service - which provides women with access to hot nutritious food, shower facilities and a range of activities run daily.

We need your help now more than ever to ensure the women we support have a Covid safe, Winter provision.

Your time will improve the lives of the women we support and ensure that we can run essential services which keep women safe and providing hope and support to exit prostitution.

Volunteers will receive a full and comprehensive induction and ongoing training and support.

This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who would like to gain experience in a women’s organisation and for those who would like to make positive change.

For more information please email: Volunteering@watw.org.uk

Alternativly please call: Jo Thompson - Volunteer Coordinator: 07538553961

Role:    Treasurer/Company Secretary

Remuneration:    Unremunerated, reasonable expenses will be reimbursed

This role would see you working closely with our Finance Manager, Director, and with the board of Trustees, all of whom are passionate about improving the lives of women and striving towards full abolition of the sex trade.

Following the retirement of the current incumbent, after 10 years of service, we are seeking a new Treasurer/Company Secretary to oversee the financial affairs of the organisation.

women@thewell is an initiative developed by the Institute of Our Lady (IOLM) to provide a uniquely holistic and multifaceted range of services to vulnerable women, who are caught in multiple cycles of abuse and social exclusion. Built on over 25 years of experience of our founder Sister Lynda Dearlove.

The women we support need your help now more than ever. The global pandemic has wielded devastating impacts across the world, especially amongst women who already faced disadvantage, abuse and exploitation. We are more committed than ever to continuing to provide specialist support services for women.

THIS POST IS EXEMPT UNDER SECTION 7(ii) (d) OF THE SEX DISCRIMINATION ACT 1975. APPLICATION OPEN TO WOMEN ONLY.

Interested candidates please send CV’s torecruitment@watw.org.uk

If you have any questions re the post please email recruitment@watw.org.uk to arrange a telephone conversation.

Closing date: 12 noon on the 1st of December 2020


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