Access & Inclusion Support Worker

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

  • Advertised from 4th February 2021
  • 28 hours per week. Funded by UK Government until June 2022 .


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,

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

Application pack attached below.