Rape Crisis


Vacancies at Rape Crisis England & Wales


There are currently no job vacancies with Rape Crisis England & Wales.


Please check back in future or e-mail rcewinfo@rapecrisis.org.uk if you would like to be told next time we are recruiting.


Please do not send your CV to us as we do not have the capacity to respond to unsolicited employment enquiries and will not open attachments.


Vacancies at our member Rape Crisis organisations


Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre is recruiting to the following post:


Independent Sexual Violence Advocate (ISVA) Maternity Cover

Grade 6B £26,934 - £28,617 per annum pro rata

37 hours per week, based in Oxford  


Are you an inspiring woman with experience of supporting women affected by sexual violence? We are recruiting an experienced ISVA or IDVA to help deliver our ISVA service. The successful candidate will have experience and knowledge of working within the violence against women sector, a firm understanding of growing organisations, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. She will be committed to working in an organisation seeking to end violence against women and girls, and will be able to work efficiently and effectively, using her own initiative.


We provide ongoing support, training, and development, 28 days annual leave a year (plus bank holidays) and flexible working arrangements.


OSARCC is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from candidates from all minority groups. This post is open to women only and is exempt under schedule 9 (Part 1) of the Equality Act 2010.


For an informal conversation about the role, or an application pack please email recruitment@osarcc.org.uk or phone 01865 725311. The deadline for applications is 5pm 9th February.  

Gloucestershire Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre (GRASAC) is recruiting for a Volunteer Manager


32-35 hours per week.

The post is a fixed term contract until March 2020 and is based in Gloucester.


Click on the below links to download the application documents:

Job description and person specification

Application form

Equalities monitoring form


If you would like any more information about this role please call Louise on 01452 305421.  Please email your completed application form to Laura@glosrasac.org.uk


Closing date for applications is Friday 9th February 2018.  

Somerset & Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support (SARSAS) is recruiting a Chief Executive Officer.


£40,000 plus 5% pension   

37 hours per week

Based in Bristol with regular working in Taunton


The job advert is here.


Click on the below links to download the application documents:

Information Pack

Application Form

Equality & Diversity Form


To apply: For application packs or more information please either click on the above links or download the forms from their website here. Or you can ask for an application pack by emailing info@sarsas.org.uk  If you would like to visit SARSAS or speak to someone about this role please ring Rowan Miller; SARSAS outgoing Chief Executive Officer on 0117 929 9556. 
Closing date for applications is 9am Wednesday February 14th 2018. Interviews will be held in Central Bristol in a fully accessible venue on Friday February 23rd 2018. 

Rape Crisis Surrey & Sussex is recruiting Counsellors.


Working with Rape Crisis Surrey & Sussex is a rewarding, challenging and life changing experience. 


Are you a fully qualified Counsellor working towards accreditation or accredited and have experience working with trauma and survivors of sexual violence? Are you committed to a feminist model of empowerment and would thrive working in a diverse, enthusiastic, and supportive all women team? Then join the Rape Crisis movement.


Experience/skills required:

  • Diploma in counselling/Supervision with, or working towards accreditation
  • A minimum of three years post qualification experience
  • Experience of working with survivors of sexual violence desirable but training will be given
  • Availability to work at least one day a week and ideally one early evening a week.

We are particularly interested in applications from women who speak additional languages to help us reach more women in our local communities.


Remuneration per hour on application. Enhanced CRB checks are required for this post.


If you enjoy working in a motivated, enthusiastic, dedicated and supportive all women team, call us for an application pack on 01293 538477 or e-mail info@rcsas.org.uk.


Closing date for applications: 31st January 2018.


Due to the sensitive nature of our work we will be considering female applicants only for all posts in accordance with the provisions of the Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 Part 1).


West London Rape Crisis (Women and Girls Network) is recruiting to the following posts:


Freelance Clinical Supervisor

The job advert is here.


Senior Counsellor

The job advert is here.


The closing date for both posts is 10am on Tuesday 30th January 2018. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 13th or Wednesday 14th February 2018.


Please visit their website here to download an application pack.  


Volunteering opportunities at our member Rape Crisis organisations


West London Rape Crisis (Women and Girls Network) is recruiting to the following posts:


Advice and Helpline Volunteers

The job advert is here.

The deadline for applications is 10am on Friday  26th January 2018 (Please note: we look for Advice and Helpline Volunteers several times a year and any application submitted after this deadline will be considered for the next intake). Interviews will take place on Thursday 8th February 2018.


For further information and to download an application pack please visit their website here.  


Rape Crisis Surrey & Sussex is recruiting Volunteer Counsellor Placements in 2nd/3rd year of training


We are looking for trainee therapists to work with survivors of sexual violence who are currently on our waiting list for therapy.  This position is to support women and girls in a therapeutic and non-judgmental space for six sessions to explore their feelings and current situation in order to alleviate the stress whilst waiting for long term therapy.


All applicants will have to successfully complete our accredited Sexual Violence training (10 weeks) before seeing clients.


RCSAS offers CPD four times a year (funding permitting), free clinical supervision and line management support. If you enjoy working in a supportive and committed team of women and are dedicated to supporting survivors of sexual violence and ending violence against women, we would love to hear from you. Bi-lingual counsellors most welcome.


Please call or email us for an application pack: info@rcsas.org.uk / 01293 538477.


Closing date for applications: 31st January 2018


Savana is currently looking to recruit volunteer counselling supervisors in and around Staffordshire and Cheshire.


For more information please email: info@savana.org.uk


Please also check with your local centre about their current vacancies or volunteering opportunities, contact details can be found here.