Counselling Enquiries

RAPE AND SEXUAL ABUSE HELPLINE VOLUNTEER OPERATOR VACANCIES (REMOTE WORKING)

Revival – Wiltshire RASAC offers free, confidential counselling & support to male and female (13+) survivors who have been raped, sexually abused or sexually exploited.  We are expanding our services to include a Rape & Sexual Abuse Helpline.

We are actively seeking to recruit Volunteer Helpline Operators

Would you be willing to volunteer a few hours a week, offering emotional support and information to survivors of Rape and Sexual Abuse and their supporters?

Role requirements

We are looking for committed individuals to join our team.  You would need good communication and listening skills, empathy, patience and the ability to work within policy and procedures.  Full specialist training, support and supervision will be provided.

Online training dates have been set for 30th November, 1st, 2nd, 9th, 10th, 11th, 14th and 15th December 2020 – 10am to 1pm.  As this forms part of our selection process, full attendance is required.  If you are interested in the role but cannot attend all of the above dates, please contact us to request that we hold your details for future recruitment rounds.

Revival – Wiltshire RASAC is committed to creating & maintaining a safe and positive environment and accepts our responsibility to safeguard the welfare of all vulnerable people who come into contact with our services. Staff and Volunteers working at Revival – Wiltshire RASAC will also share this safeguarding commitment and at all times will work within our safeguarding policies and procedures.

This role will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Disclosure.  This will be requested when a position has been offered. 

Revival – Wiltshire RASAC is fully committed to the principles of equality of opportunity, and accepts responsibility     for ensuring that no applicant is unlawfully discriminated against.

 

Closing Date for Applications: 26th October 2020 at 10:00 AM 

for further information about this opportunity, please email: [email protected], or telephone 01225 777 562

 

Covid-19: Are you concerned about wearing a mask?

Within the Government’s Guidelines for face coverings on public transport, it states that those who “cannot put on, wear, or remove a face covering without severe distress” will be exempt.  Click here for further information provided by The Survivors Trust.

 

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from

 VOLUNTEER COUNSELLORS

 to work with a minimum of 3 clients per week in

 Trowbridge, Chippenham, Swindon and Salisbury 

Ideally you will already hold a diploma in counselling or be studying at level 4, year 2 or equivalent (final year of Diploma training).  Trainees who will be continuing to year 2 are welcome to contact us now on the email address below to receive information about future recruitment rounds.

 Full specialist training, support and supervision are provided.

for further information and to be added to our database please email

[email protected]

 or telephone 01225 777 562

 

HAVE YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A

TRUSTEE?

 REVIVAL – WILTSHIRE RASAC HAS SPACE ON THE

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Are you committed to promoting the wellbeing of our client group?

Do you have spare time that you would like to use constructively?

Are you creative, determined, motivated, willing and enthusiastic?

Can you work as part of a team and as an individual to achieve the team’s objectives?

Could you learn new skills as well as contribute those you already have?

 

THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Working collaboratively, the Board takes responsibility for the overall direction, effectiveness, supervision and accountability of Revival – Wiltshire RASAC – Governance.  To achieve this, the Board needs to work constructively with the Centre Director, staff, volunteers, service users, members and all other stakeholders to ensure the organisation is effectively and properly run.

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Contact Maggi Hammond, Centre Director,

to arrange an informal discussion

on 01225 777 562

or email [email protected]

Appointments are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure issued by The Criminal Records Bureau