• Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Scotland wide
  • Closing 31st January 2022

  • Advertised from 6th January 2022



About Break the Silence

Operating since 2004, Break the Silence is a registered charity in Scotland and a Company Limited by Guarantee. It provides a range of tailored, holistic support options for Survivors of rape and childhood sexual abuse of all genders, aged 13 years and above. Options for support include; one to one professional counselling using qualified Psychotherapists, outreach counselling, couple support, complementary therapies, advocacy, group activities, and volunteering opportunities.

All support is designed to assist Survivors to work through their trauma, move forward and improve their social well-being and psychological health,enabling and supporting Survivors to achieve an attainable standard of living, health and family life.

Break the Silence recently conducted a board skills survey which highlighted areas where knowledge could be strengthened. Specifically, the Board are looking for new trustees with experience in any of the following areas: Legal, Finance and Digital skills.

As we provide services to all genders we are looking to reflect that gender diversity on our board.

The Board meets every 8 weeks from 1-3pm on Mondays, currently virtually.

More details can be found on the website

Application notes

Please contact Elaine Crichton, Interim Chair for more information and an initial informal chat. Elaine can be contacted on 07841 421837

The closing date is Monday 31st January 2021

Break the Silence is a registered Scottish Charity, No: SC036263 Co Ltd by Guarantee SC341157