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RASASC is committed to equality and diversity and welcome applications from women within and across all sections of our communities. Applications will be accepted from women only under Schedule 9, part 1 of the Equality Act 2010

TRAINING SUPPORT WORKER (SESSIONAL)

To meet the increasing demand for our specialist sexual violence training and prevention programme, we are looking for enthusiastic and committed women to join our existing team, to support the delivery of our training and prevention programme across South London. If you have skills and experience of facilitating training/workshops to young people or professionals, are committed to and passionate about working to prevent sexual violence within a framework of violence against women and girls and are able to communicate effectively and sensitively on emotive subjects, we would be interested in hearing from you. We particularly encourage and welcome applications from black and minoritised women.

Closing date: 19th August 2019

Interviews: Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd September 2019

For further information and to request an application pack please contact Jayne on training.coordinator@rasasc.org.uk 

INDEPENDENT SEXUAL VIOLENCE ADVOCATE (ISVA)

We are looking for a full-time Independent Sexual Violence Advocate (ISVA) to work in our advocacy team, providing support to survivors who are thinking about reporting to the police, or have reported.
The woman we are looking for should have experience of working in the VAWG or Criminal Justice Sector. Ideally you would be a qualified ISVA, but full training and line management will be provided. You will hold a case load based on your experience and will work solely with women and girls over 12 who are thinking of reporting to the police, or who have already reported to the police.

Your role will be to provide survivors with a mix of emotional, practical and factual support so they are able to make informed decisions that are right for them. In addition to this you will work with criminal justice agencies to advocate for your clients’ needs, as well as signposting clients to appropriate agencies for their individual needs.

Deadline for applications: 26th July 2019
Start date for successful applicant: 1st September 2019

Download the application pack:
ISVA Job Description
ISVA Person Specification
ISVA Application Form
Equal Opportunities Statement
Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
ISVA Job Summary
ISVA Profile
RASASC Profile

For further information please email: admin@rasasc.org.uk or call 0208 683 3311.

THERAPEUTIC LEAD FOR THE CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE’S SERVICE

The female candidate will be joining an established team of therapists who are working with women and girls from the age of 5 to 18 who have suffered from any form of sexual violence in their lives.  We are looking for an experienced and qualified trauma informed therapist to join our team and manage the children and young people’s service which has been running successfully for the past 3 years.  The referrals have increased exponentially and we now need someone to manage the service.

You will be carrying our Risk Assessments, Client and Carer Consultations, developing resources and age appropriate assessment forms, ensuring that there is a minimum waiting list for children who should be seen as quickly as possible by the most suitable therapist, ensuring that they receive a professional service to help them recover from trauma.

You will be liaising with external statutory and non-statutory services to ensure a wrap around service for young clients and offer psychoeducational sessions for non-abusing parents and manage a small team of CYP therapists, plus having a small case load of clients yourself.

RASASC is based in an anonymous building in the centre of Croydon.

For an application pack please contact: admin@rasasc.org.uk
Closing date: 26th July 2019

For further information email info@rasasc.org.uk or call 0208 683 3311.

THERAPIST (specialising in working with children and young women from 5 to 18 years)

We are looking for women who are qualified play therapists/counsellors to join our well established team working with children from age 5 to 18 who have survived sexual violence.  To apply you will need to have:

  • A Diploma in play therapy / counselling (or equivalent) with or working towards accreditation
  • A minimum of three years post qualification experience
  • Experience of working with survivors of sexual violence desirable but training will be given
  • Available to work at least one early evening a week and one day time session.

Accredited (OCN) Sexual Violence training will be given.  CPD is provided four times a year (funding permitting).  Bi-lingual counsellors most welcome.  If you enjoy working in a committed and passionate team of women we are looking for you.

For an application pack please contact: admin@rasasc.org.uk
Closing date: 26th July 2019

For further information email info@rasasc.org.uk or call 0208 683 3311.

NATIONAL HELPLINE VOLUNTEERS

We are looking for passionate and dedicated women to volunteer on the National Rape Crisis Helpline.

If you feel you have an open mind and can listen, are empathic and pragmatic, care about supporting women who have survived sexual violence and have the time and enthusiasm to make a commitment to volunteering with us for at least one year, please get in touch.

We will provide you with free accredited training from the London Open College Network.  The training and helpline provision all take place in our anonymous building in the centre of Croydon, South London.

Closing date: 29th July 2019

For further information and to request an application pack please email helpline.coordinator@rasasc.org.uk

CLINICAL SUPERVISOR

We are often looking for experienced counsellors & qualified clinical supervisors to join our well established team working with women who have survived sexual violence. To apply you will need to have:

  • Diploma in counselling Supervision with, or working towards accreditation
  • A minimum of two years post qualification experience
  • Experience of working with survivors of sexual violence
  • Availability to work at least one early evening a week.

Accredited Sexual Violence training, developed by Rape Crisis is provided. CPD is given four times a year (funding permitting).  Bi-lingual counsellors are most welcome.   If you enjoy working in a committed team of women please call or email us for further information.

admin@rasasc.org.uk or 0208 683 3311

COUNSELLORS 

We are often looking for volunteer counsellors in their second year of training or newly qualified for supervised placements.

If you enjoy working in a committed team of women please call or email us for further information.

admin@rasasc.org.uk or 0208 683 3311

ADMINISTRATION

We have a range of volunteer opportunities from assisting with campaigning, to general office administration. To enquire please contact info@rasasc.org.uk, stating your skills and experience, the amount of hours per week you are able to volunteer and the area you wish to volunteer in. We will get in touch if we have an opportunity for you.

 

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