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Communications Worker

Hemat Gryffe Women's Aid


Glasgow north


£ 13,281.19


Application Deadline:

May 24, 2024

About the organisation

    Hemat Gryffe Women’s Aid is Scotland’s first feminist women’s aid service providing
    refuge, follow-on, and outreach services primarily to women, children, and young people
    from the Asian, Black, and Minority Ethnic communities experiencing domestic abuse,
    forced marriage and honour-based abuse. The organisation is a single sex woman only
    service in terms of the Equality Act 2010. We support all women referred to us and will
    not turn any woman away without listening to them and sign posting to an alternative
    agency for suppor

How to Apply

About the vacancy

    The purpose of this role is to manage the internal and external communications of the
    organisation and promote a positive public image by managing the organisations social
    media channels. You will have an understanding and experience of current and new
    social media trends and technologies. An element of this role requires administrative

Key Responsibilities

    • Ensuring social media feeds are up to date, website, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other relevant social media feeds.

    • Develop and implement creative ideas and themes relative to violence against women in Asian, Black, and Minority Ethnic communities for publication on social media platforms.

    • Write and prepare content to be prepared for social media platforms.

    • Maintain the organisation internal database updating paperwork and records inputting information and other administrative tasks as required.

    • Maintain the web based Livechat facility.

    • Answer the office telephone.

    • Create, design, and produce quarterly newsletters.

    • Develop the organisation social media pages and annual reports.

    • Develop and disseminate advertising/publicity materials.

    • Work with management to develop the corporate image of the organisation.

    • Office based administrative tasks.

    • An element of this

Key Competencies

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    Ability to design presentations and speak publicly
    Ability to create engaging emails, social media posts and newsletters
    Ability to strategise and think about brand image
    Interpersonal skills and creativity.
    Ability to write clear, engaging, accessible and accurate content
    Knowledge of the violence against women sector and the impact of gender-based
    abuse on women.
    ICT skills and an ability to use MS office and design packages
    Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
    Maintain accurate and up to date written records of work.
    Ability to work with confidential materials.
    Ability to work on your own or as part of a team.
    Knowledge and commitment to a feminist analysis of domestic abuse.
    Relevant qualification in media and communication.
    Undertake internal and external training
    Commitment to promoting a women’s rights agenda in terms of the Equality Act 2010.
    Commitment to working in an inclusive and anti-discriminatory and anti-oppressive

Desired Qualifications

    Relevant qualification in media and communication.
Hemat Gryffe Women's Aid

How to Apply

Please download the application documents and forms from the application website and send them to or or to Private & Confidential FAO Recruitment, Flat 0/1, 24 Willowbank Street, Glasgow, G3 6LZ

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