Sexual Abuse Recovery Practitioner

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Selkirk, Scottish Borders
  • Closing 29th May 2020

  • Advertised from 30th April 2020
  • £45 per hour


Work with us to establish a new set of support services that can make a real difference to the lives of people who have experienced childhood sexual abuse.

Survivors Unite seeks to facilitate the recovery of adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse in the Scottish Borders. We offer 1:1 peer support; counselling / therapy; and group based peer support. The establishment of our new Safe Oaks Project is an exciting opportunity for innovative service development in a rural area to address unmet needs for support.

We are looking to engage qualified and experienced professionals to provide an agreed number of regular sessional counselling / therapy per week. We want to create capacity for 15 hours counselling per week overall.

The successful candidates with have a sound understanding of the impact of childhood sexual abuse and trauma on adult survivors and be experienced in working therapeuti-cally with adults with experience of childhood sexual abuse.

Application notes

If you would like further information about the post, please contact : Amanda Erskine on 07921 058675

Closing date for return of applications is Friday 29th May to:

Interview arrangements will be held as soon as possible, subject to COVID restrictions.