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Are you a warm, empathetic person with good communication skills? Could you offer four hours a week to support families in urgent need?
We Stand - Formally Mosac provide a free National Helpline service to non abusing parents and carers of sexually abused children. We are currently seeking Helpline Volunteers to provide support, information and a listening ear to parents and carers whose children have been sexually abused.
We know a caring, sensitive and non judgemental response can make a real difference to someone seeking support. We are looking for volunteers with good verbal, listening and communication skills, no previous experience on a helpline is required. Trained, experienced staff will always be on hand to provide support and guidance.
Helpline Volunteers will:
- Receive full training prior to the formal induction (8 week training programme) Dates to be confirmed
- Commit to volunteer 4 hours per week for a minimum of 1 year
- Receive ongoing support and supervision from a friendly team
- Make a difference to the lives of families impacted by child sexual abuse
Opportunities for you:
To contribute to We Stand’s aims of supporting families affected by child sexual abuse
You will receive training, continual development and support in the role
Work from our office or remotely from your own home
Gain valuable experience and development of interpersonal skills
Out of pocket expenses for travel and subsistence will be met by We Stand
Answer calls that come through the National Helpline
Provide support, information and signposting to relevant support organisations
Complete all call log and monitoring information after each call
Attend mandatory supervision meetings fortnightly or monthly to support you in the role.
For volunteers working remotely - attend 30 minute supervision after your shift.