If you or someone you know needs support because of domestic abuse, please call us on 01453 764385

Women’s Refuge


Thank you for showing an interest in joining the team at Stroud Women’s Refuge.

Job Title – Project Worker (female only*) Permanent

Job Location – Stroud

We are looking for either candidates with experience in supported housing, specialist domestic abuse provision, social care or similar or those who can clearly demonstrate that they have the qualifications, skills and qualities required and are willing to undertake training.

This is an exciting and varied position and involves developing and delivering a range of support services including one-to-one work and group activities within our women’s refuge and local community.

You will be working in a fast paced and changing environment and will need to prioritise a busy workload while working effectively with a range of people with diverse needs including those in immediate crisis. Our ideal candidate will have exceptional skills in support work and will have a calm, empathetic yet empowering approach.  You will have the skills to support people to overcome multiple disadvantages, build confidence, self-esteem, life-skills and achieve long term independence. Being able to work as part of a team both inside our organisation and with partnering agencies is essential.

£22,777- £26,845 depending on experience

37 hours a week, generally 9am-5pm Monday to Friday

Closing date: Midnight Thursday 16th March 2023
Interviews:  Wednesday 22nd March 2023

For an application pack please email recruitment@beresfordgroup.org or call our office on 01453 764 385

*This post includes work that specifically addresses the needs of women and children affected by domestic abuse.  The office base is within a women’s refuge.  Therefore this post is restricted to women under the Equality Act 2010.  As the post involves working with vulnerable adults and children, recruitment is carried out in line with safe recruitment practices.