Sunrise Sexual Violence Support Worker

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

  • Advertised from 4th February 2021
  • 35 hours per week. Funded by The National Lottery – Community Fund – 3 Years.


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,

Application notes

Please note that the deadline for completed applications is 5pm on Monday 1st March 2021.

Interviews will be held via Zoom on Tuesday 16th March and Wednesday 17th March.

Due to our limited resources, we will only contact you if you have been shortlisted for interview.

All shortlisted candidates will be contacted on Friday 5th March 2021.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

The full application form should be completed and emailed to

Recruitment pack attached below.