Galway Rape Crisis Centre: Psychological Support Workers (Sexual Assault Treatment Unit)

Psychological Support Workers Needed for the Sexual Assault Treatment Unit (SATU)

Galway Rape Crisis Centre are currently recruiting female support workers for the Sexual Assault Treatment Unit.

No previous experience is required. Comprehensive training provided.

What is the role of a SATU support worker?

Galway Rape Crisis Centre provide a 365 day a year, 24 hour call out service to the Sexual Assault Treatment Unit (SATU) where our support workers provide much needed emotional and psychological support to people in the immediate aftermath of a sexual assault/ rape.
Please note that the role of the support worker is NOT a counselling role, but one of providing crucial psychological support aimed at preventing or limiting dissociation and re-traumatisation.
Volunteer support workers work as part of a team, and receive excellent support and supervision.
They are on call for three shifts a month and respond to call-outs as appropriate.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Find an information pack with more details as well as an application form at the following link:



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