UL Global Student Ambassador Programme
University of Limerick International Office
Galway Rape Crisis Centre
Requirements:Aged 25 years and upwards Fluent English
Our team of Psychological Supports provide much needed advocacy and psychological support to survivors in the aftermath of a sexual assault or rape.
This is a 24/7 call out service provided by Galway Rape Crisis Centre within the Galway Sexual Assault Treatment Unit.
As a Psychological Support Team member, you will be on call 3 times per month and commit to a minimum of 2-year service.
Please note that the role of the Psychological Supporter is NOT a counselling role, but one of providing crucial advocacy and psychological support.
This service would not exist without the incredible Volunteers that give so freely of their valuable time.
Would you like to be a part of our dynamic team whilst receiving excellent training, support and supervision?
Full Training which includes all the theory and practise required for the role.
Who are we looking to volunteer:
We are looking for volunteers, aged 25 years and upwards to support and advocate for survivors in the aftermath of a sexual assault or rape.
Is training provided?: Yes
Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position which will be processed with you after you apply.
Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:
Skills required for this role:
Details of time commitment needed for role:
Days: Monday – Sunday Time: 9.30 – 17.30 or 17.30 – 9.30
Minimum time commitment per week:
4 hour p/week
Additional screening required for this role:
Application form, references, informal interview. If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get sign up here and we will be in touch with details.
If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:
Name: Sarahjane Grennan
Address: Galway Rape Crisis Centre , The Lodge, Foster Court Galway.
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