The Scottish Women’s Rights Centre (SWRC) at Rape Crisis Scotland is seeking to hire an Advocacy Worker. The overall aim of this post is to provide support and advocacy to survivors who are engaged with the SWRC following an experience of gender-based violence.
The SWRC is a unique collaborative project which aims to improve justice outcomes for women in Scotland who have experienced gender-based violence, bringing together the expertise of Rape Crisis Scotland, JustRight Scotland and the University of Strathclyde Law Clinic.
This post is funded by the Scottish Government until March 2021, continuation of funding will be sought beyond this period in furtherance of a 3-year delivery plan.
28 hours per week - £22,840 (FTE 35 hours per week £28,551)
A position has become available within our advocacy team as part of the visual recording of interviews (VRI) pilot project. The overall aim of this post is to provide support and advocacy to survivors who are engaged, or considering engaging, with the criminal justice system following an experience of sexual violence (recent or historic).
Find out more information here RASASH advocacy and support worker job pack.zip
The deadline for completed applications is Thursday 23rd July 2020 at
32 hours per week - £27,422 (FTE 35 hours per week £29,975)
An exciting new opportunity to be involved in the development and delivery of our new support outreach service. Funded through Scottish Government Survivors of Childhood Abuse Fund until March 2024. To coordinate the development and implementation of an outreach support service to survivors of rape, sexual violence, and childhood sexual abuse whether recent or historic across Highland. The service will be available to any survivors age 13+ with an initial focus on access from remote and rural communities.
Find out more information here RASASH Outreach Support Work Coordinator pack.zip
Closing date for applications Thursday 16th July at 12pm
Fixed until March 2021 with future funding being actively pursued
35 hours per week, £27037
The Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre Perth & Kinross are looking for a highly motivated and committed worker with experience of providing therapeutic support to join our team. This post involves the provision of therapeutic support, information and advocacy services survivors age 12+ and their family members. Experience of delivering emotional therapeutic, practical support and advocacy services to women and/or girls affected by trauma is essential, alongside experience of assessing and responding to risk in relation to sexual abuse and exploitation. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders is necessary.
Therapeutic Support Worker (Part-Time)
Company: Shetland Rape Crisis
Salary: 29,049 pro rata (15hr p/w), inc. Distant Islands Allowance
Location: Lerwick, Shetland / Homeworking (as required)
Holiday Entitlement: 30 Days plus 12 Public Holidays (pro rata)
Pension: Employer contribution at 8% to pension fund.
Length of Post: This post is
funded until end of March 2024.
Opportunities to secure further funding will be explored.