volunteer Vacancies

We're an ambitious start-up charity, registered in the UK since May 2018, supporting survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse (CSA) in the Tamil community. Our work is firmly embedded in the community, delivering outreach and workshop sessions, furthering research on the Tamil community, and last year, starting the delivery of therapeutic services.

We are looking for 2x volunteers, a Therapeutic Practice Lead  and a ISVA (Independent Sexual Violence Advisor).

Therapeutic practice lead
This volunteer will lead in shaping ANBU survivor support, designing interventions that provide optimal support outcomes for survivors, additionally driving research in the CSA sector and from the Tamil community.

An exciting role with opportunities to gain management experience and working within a charitable context.

Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA)

This volunteer will have the opportunity to gain an accredited diploma qualification for ISVA programme will be fully paid for by ANBU UK. Volunteer will gain a diploma qualification at Level 4 (equivalent to A/S, A2, Access, GNVQ Advanced) with the Open College Network representing 175 hours of learning (fully paid by ANBU UK). 

Specific role information can be found using link below:

  • As ANBU UK is currently supporting the Tamil speaking community specifically, those of Tamil heritage would be preferred. Tamil speaking desirable (but not essential) for both roles.

  • We will look to have volunteer commitment for minimum of 2 years.

  • Attend monthly team meetings (via zoom currently).

  • Support with other duties associated with role contained in the role profile.

  • Those applying for ISVA role **Must have availability to attend the ISVA Training Programme**
    Run over 10 days, 5x 2 day training events, on the following days:
     Dates change: 2021 dates to be announced


These are set to be a fundamental and transformative roles within the organisation with opportunities to challenge and test in the most inspiring ways.


These roles will suit individuals with a counselling and psychotherapy professional background, or trainees looking for experience in this field, or in the process of becoming qualified therapeutic practitioners.


We also welcome others with relevant and related mental health experience. We value diversity and individuals with aligned aspirations with ANBU UK.


To apply, please read role specifications and email your CV and a supporting statement to:

Extended closing date: 31st October 2020


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Abuse Never Becomes Us UK. ANBU UK is a registered UK charity number 1178540

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