Sonas: Women’s Support Worker

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Women’s Support Worker

Sonas provides refuge, support and housing to women and children experiencing domestic violence across the greater Dublin region and Wicklow. We support hundreds of women every year to change their lives and the lives of their children. Helping to make this change happen is core to who we are and what we do.

We work hard to support the families who come to us and to ensure they get the best services we can provide.  We have been doing this for 25 years so we know commitment to excellence takes time, energy and a willingness to keep learning.

Sonas is looking for a Women’s Support Worker to work with women and children in our services. As part of the Women’s Support and Children’s Support services team, the Women’s Support Worker will work to ensure a holistic and integrated service is offered to families availing of our service.

We will also be forming a panel of candidates for future similar roles.

Job Title: Women’s Support Worker

Job Purpose:

To provide services to support women and their children who are in Sonas’ services, on a one-to-one basis and in families. To work directly with clients in their home, in a Sonas service location, or in the community to;

  • Ensure best practice in the delivery of services to women and children in the service
  • Ensure the needs of service users are central to the work of the service

Job Terms and Conditions:

 €33,367 – €36,103 per annum, depending on experience
Full time – 5 days per week, 40 hours
One year whole time contract, renewal subject to funding
26 days annual leave

Reports to: Service Manager

Location: Sonas works in locations across Dublin region

- You will need to have your own transport and be available to travel to all Sonas locations

How to Apply:

Job description and application form can be downloaded from

Please send the completed application form to: by Friday   January 27, 2017.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday February 8, 2017.

Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs will not be considered



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