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New Job! Specialist Sexual Violence counsellor at CSASS

Chester Sexual Abuse Support Service is a friendly team of people, working with adult survivors of sexual violence to improve health and wellbeing, to cope better, and feel informed, empowered and safe.

We are seeking a part time staff counsellor to join our team of 20 specialist volunteers and freelancers, enabling even more survivors to transform their lives.  CSASS are able to support survivors for as long as they and their counsellor agree it is needed.

The post is for 22 hours per week, with a salary range is £25,478 – 27,038 pro rata.  Working hours and location can be flexible and hybrid, by mutual arrangement, with some on-site delivery at our Chester city centre based needed.

To arrange an informal discussion about the role please contact Suzanne Knight (Core Service Manager) on or via 01244 307 499

Download the application pack here: Application form, Job Description, Terms and Interview information

Application closing date is 9.00 am Tuesday 6th September 2022.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 8th September, in person in Chester.

CSASS are committed to providing women-only spaces and services (in addition to inclusive spaces and services).  This role requires direct delivery of some women-only services and regular work within women-only spaces. As such, this role is open only to women as a genuine occupational requirement. Please see 

To effective deliver impactful services to all survivors, our team needs a diversity of viewpoints. We are particularly seeking people of colour and the global majority. We would welcome more young people, and members of the LGBTQ+ and disability communities.

The successful applicant for the post will be subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

We’d love feedback on our recruitment, whether you choose to apply or not: