Therapeutic Support Worker

Shetland Rape Crisis

Address11 Hill Lane, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0HA
Salary£29,049 pro rata, inc. Distant Islands Allowance
Closing DateMidnight, Sunday 19 July 2020


Therapeutic Support Worker (Part-Time)



Closing date: Sunday 19th July at midnight
Company: Shetland Rape Crisis
Salary: £29,049 pro rata (15hr p/w), inc. Distant Islands Allowance
Location: Lerwick, Shetland / Homeworking (as required)
Holiday Entitlement: 30 Days plus 12 Public Holidays (pro rata)
Pension: Employer contribution at 8% to pension fund.


Shetland Rape Crisis is a feminist, trauma-informed organisation and these values underlie everything we do.

We provide free and confidential trauma therapy, emotional support and advocacy to anyone in Shetland, of any gender (age 13+), who has affected by sexual violence at any time in their life.

The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering trauma-informed emotional support and practical support (where appropriate) to service users at Shetland Rape Crisis.

To receive a full recruitment pack, including job description, person specification and application form, please email:


Only applications returned using the application form will be accepted. CVs will not be accepted.


Please note only women need apply under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.