Job title: Female Group Worker

Closing Date: 17th March 2017 at 12 Midnight

Organisation: Ashiana Network




Ashiana are looking for a candidate:

  • To provide effective group work support, advice and advocacy primarily to BME women who are experiencing VAWG
  • Develop and facilitate support group sessions for women and girls
  • Deliver workshops for young people
  • Undertake face-to-face work in the community, raising awareness of VAWG and promoting Ashiana’s services


Applicants must have:

  • Experience of planning, developing and delivering workshops, support groups
  • Experience of advocacy, advice and support for BME women who have experienced VAWG
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to prioritise workload, work on your own initiative, work under pressure and meet tight deadlines as necessary
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of VAWG, particularly within BME communities


All candidates must have fluency in at least one of the following languages: Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Turkish or Farsi.


Some evening and weekend work is required.


Please note that we are a women only organisation and all roles are for female workers in accordance with section 7.2 (e) of the Sex Discrimination Act.



Type: Full-time 35 Hours

Salary: £27,255 p.a. pro rata
How to apply: Application forms, Job description and person specification can be downloaded from Ashiana’s Website.

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