Scottish Borders Rape Crisis Centre
Scottish Borders Rape Crisis Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC041423

Scottish Borders Rape Crisis Centre (SBRCC) opened in July 2010 and offers free, confidential emotional and practical support, information and advocacy to self-identifying female survivors aged 18+ and young survivors of any gender/gender identity aged between 12 and 18. We support survivors who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives. This includes rape, sexual assault, childhood sexual abuse and other forms of sexual violence.

Current vacancies

Sunrise Sexual Violence Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £27,103
  • Scottish Borders
  • Closing 1st March 2021

Job Purpose

  • To engage and provide emotional and practical centre and outreach support in various venues across the Scottish Borders, the Sunrise service provides support to self-identifying female survivors 18+ who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.
  • The focus of the support worker will be to provide support to survivors, to recognise, respect and address the needs of survivors who face particular barriers when seeking help to access our service and/or have complex needs.

Only women need apply under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

Further information about our organisation’s work is available on our website, scottishbordersrapecrisis.org.uk

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Access & Inclusion Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £27,103 pro-rata
  • Scottish Borders
  • Closing 1st March 2021

Job Purpose

  • Increase support capacity focusing on inclusion, access and innovation to impact the reach of our service. This post will specifically focus and bring expertise and knowledge to further our intersectional approach. The role aims to increase our reach and engage survivors specifically within rural and remote communities, LGBTQI, BAME, children & young people, disability, older women and learning disability.
  • The focus of the Inclusion and Access Support Worker will be to initially scope out new ways to engage and support survivors who are not currently accessing our services.
  • Explore digital engagement and access and develop and implement new ways to engage survivors and engage with community organisations to increase awareness of SBRCC’s services.
  • In Co-operation with the CEO develop and implement an inclusion and access strategic plan.
  • To recognise, respect and address the needs of survivors who face particular barriers when seeking help to access our service.
  • To engage and provide emotional and practical centre and outreach support in various venues across the Scottish Borders. The Sunrise service provides support to self-identifying female survivors 18+ who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.

Only women need apply under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010

Further information about our organisation’s work is available on our website, scottishbordersrapecrisis.org.uk

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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Trustee/Chair

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Scottish Borders
  • Closing 9th November 2020

Would you like to make a difference? Ever wanted to use your talents and expertise to enhance and improve the lives of people who have experienced sexual violence? We wish to continue to build a strong and competent group of Trustees with the passion to keep this essential specialist service available in the Scottish Borders.

Join us if you want to be part of a worthwhile Board.

We are the only dedicated, specialist service in the Scottish Borders providing support to survivors who have experienced any form of sexual violence. We offer an experienced and beneficial support service to self-identifying women aged 18+ and young people of any gender/gender identity between the age of 12 and 18.

What you bring: Commitment, experience, passion, drive and enthusiasm.

The role: Support the organisation to meet its legal, financial and ethical obligations whilst providing an outstanding service to the people of the Scottish Borders.

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