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  • Do you have skills or experience that could help others?
  • Can you spare some time?
  • Would you like to be a member of the management committee of our charity?

Volunteers are an important and valued part of Crisis Point.

Volunteering can be described as working on behalf of others (or for a particular cause) without concern for financial reward.

It can:

  • help you gain skills and experience that can enhance your CV
  • boost your confidence
  • provide opportunities to meet new people
  • help you learn more about your local community

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Positions to volunteer:

Crisis Point are currently looking to fill a placement counsellor position. Please contact us for more information.

  • Qualified Counsellor/Psychotherapist/s
  • Placement Counsellors*
  • Support Worker
  • Social Worker placements*
  • Bi-lingual Support Workers **
  • Admin Asssistant
  • Fundraising Assistant.

What kind of help is needed at Crisis Point?

  • Help with answering calls from survivors and their supporters
  • Supporting the ISVA Service
  • Helping to build awareness on sexual violence
  • Assisting in fundraising and helping with social or corporate events
  • Becoming a trainer of new volunteers
  • Become a member of the management committee

What qualities are we looking for in a volunteer?

  • Female over 18 years of age
  • Can maintain confidentiality and discretion
  • Non-judmental
  • Good listener
  • Caring
  • Understanding and empathic
  • Has some comprehension of the issues of sexual violence
  • Responsible, reliable, professional, dependable
  • Non-discriminatory attitude
  • Follow Crisis Point’s professional, ethical and professional boundaries and policies

What can you expect from Crisis Point?

  • Professional Liability Insurance and out of pocket expenses re-imbursed
  • Individual line management and in-house clinical supervision by qualified psychotherapists
  • Quality training
  • Additional external training opportunities
  • Team environment
  • Opportunity to develop skills and experience
Please speak to a member of Crisis Point staff for more information, ring us on 01922 722777 option 2 or contact us to discuss and arrange an informal visit to our clinical practice. Please note, DBS disclosure checks are expected for all volunteers.
Use the contact us page to request an information pack/application form.

* Placement counsellors and placement social workers will fund their own DBS disclosure check and seek external clinical counselling supervision where appropriate.

** Bi-lingual Support Workers that have an additional language to English are welcome