Western Isles Rape Crisis Centre
Western Isles Rape Crisis Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC037062

The Western Isles Rape Crisis Centre is a service for women run by women who offer support to women and girls who have been raped or sexually abused.

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Top job! WIRCC Manager

  • Part time
  • £44,017 pro-rata
  • Stornoway, Isle of Lewis (with occasional travel to other parts of the Western Isles)
  • Closing 26th February 2021

Western Isles Rape Crisis Centre (WIRCC) are a registered Scottish Charity and a company limited by guarantee and are also affiliated to Rape Crisis Scotland. WIRCC provides support to survivors of rape/sexual abuse in any form, including adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. We are committed to the elimination of sexual abuse through education and empowerment providing information as well as raising awareness to the wider public and professional bodies regarding the many challenges for survivors living in the Western Isles.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced manager and support worker with specific knowledge on sexual abuse to join our team as our manager in our rural and picturesque island community. This role is ideal with someone with a degree of managerial experience as well as substantial experience in supporting victims of sexual abuse. This vital role will maintain and build on the support service to meet WIRCC’s aim for a community where women and young women achieve their full potential and live their lives free from all forms of abuse.

As well as having a caseload, the manager will be responsible for all aspects of management and leadership within the organisation. This includes responsibility for strategic development, producing and an organisational business plan, and overseeing effective service delivery across the organisation in close co-ordination with the Board of Trustees.