Group facilitator for a monthly creative arts and crafts group for survivors of sexual violence.

Please consider applying for this exciting opportunity if you have the passion, experience and creative interest to support a facilitated arts session with RSVP adult clients.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• To facilitate and help to deliver arts and crafts activities in a safe and social way to meet the needs of people affected by rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse (and/or their supporters)
• To support survivors (and/or their supporters) to socialise and make new friends without pressure whilst undertaking social activities
• To demonstrate positive experiences of social engagement and interaction
• To support survivors (and/or their supporters) in interacting positively with others
• To motivate people in the group
• To know and understanding of group dynamics and to put this knowledge into practice
• To maintain client safety and confidentiality at all times

Experience:
• A Diploma or Degree in Counselling is an advantage though not essential
• Experience of working with people affected by rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse (and/or their supporters)
• Experience of facilitating groups is an advantage though not essential
• Demonstrate an understanding of the effects of rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse on people

Skills / Ability to:
• Demonstrate an understanding of the needs of survivors
• Assess client needs
• Work and co-facilitate a group with other team members
• Communicate clearly and effectively
• Work on own initiative and as part of a team
• Initiate and maintain systems and procedures
• Prioritise and manage own workload

If interested, please get in touch for a chat and/ or complete the application form and return to me by 10am on Wednesday 7th December 2022: [email protected]