Job Vacancy at Women’s Community Matters

Women’s Community Matters offers women specific services with care, compassion, kindness and love.  We are based in Barrow-in-Furness and offer services to adult women and to young/women and girls and young boys/men aged 12-19 in the Barrow and wider Furness area.

We are looking to recruit kind and compassionate people to join our team to support the delivery of a range of opportunities available at our Centre.  The posts involve working with vulnerable adults and young people and their families alongside other members of the team.

Closing date for all applications: 12 noon on Friday 28th May 2021

Interview date: Friday 4th June 2021

Anticipated start date: 1st July 2021

The application form, job description and person specification are all at the links below.  If you would like the forms e-mailed to you then please contact us on

To apply please download and complete an application form and send it to  Alternatively, you can post your completed application to:

Rebecca Robson, Women’s Community Matters, Nan Tait Centre, Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.  LA14 1LG

The closing date for all applications is Friday 28th May at 12noon.

Please read the job descriptions and person specifications below before completing the application form.

Application Form for all posts

WCM 005* Job description Project Worker: Young Women:

WCM 005* Person Specification Project Worker: Young Women:

WCM 006* Job Description Project Worker: Women’s Support (Domestic Abuse):

WCM 006* Person Specification Project Worker: Women’s Support (Domestic Abuse):

WCM 021 Job Description Project Worker: Young Men:

WCM 021 Person Specification Project Worker: Young Men:

*Two of the posts are open to women only under the Equality Act 20110, Schedule 9, Part 1

Please note: successful applicants will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS check.  Our policy on the recruitment of those with a criminal record is below:

WCM Recruitment of those with a criminal record October 2017

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Kind regards, Rebecca

For an informal chat about the post please e-mail as above or ring the Centre and ask for Rebecca on 01229 311102.