Jersey Action Against Rape was launched 8 years ago to provide support and counselling for survivors of rape and sexual assault and their families in Jersey, and to instigate change in laws and attitudes around the myths of rape.

The role of CEO has been created out of necessity, owing to the ongoing success and growth of JAAR. The CEO will ensure JAAR continues to deliver the quality and breadth of reliable support to the people the Charity was first established to help whilst taking the Charity into the next stage of it’s development.

As our most senior employee, the CEO will have overall responsibility for managing the profile and performance of the Charity. In addition, the successful applicant will be required to be innovative and uphold and develop the main objectives and mission statement of JAAR.

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To apply for this role please send your CV and covering letter to Sara@jaar.je .

Closing date for application: Friday 1st July 2022

Interviews week commencing 4th July 2022

Chief Executive Officer

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Support Survivors

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Sunflower Competition 2022

We are excited to see the return of our Sunflower Competition. Last year we raised over £700 to help support Jersey’s community of sexual violence survivors, their families and friends. This is the second year of our sunflowers competition and we are delighted that TEAM Asset Management have chosen to sponsor the competition again. The … Continued

Stride For Survivor’s Challenge

JAAR is excited to launch our very first virtual challenge, Stride For Survivors forms part of our Support Survivor’s campaign. Stride for Survivors is an everyday challenge for April 2022; walk, run, dance, or wiggle your way to 10,000 steps each for 30 days to help raise vital funds to support Jersey’s survivors of sexual … Continued

Let’s Talk About Consent

In 2021 with the support from the Channel Island Community Foundation JAAR launched a Let’s Talk Consent Podcast. JAAR wanted to create a podcast to raise awareness of sexual assault, dispel the myths surrounding rape and promote progressive thinking towards survivors of rape and sexual assault. In September 2021, we released the first two episodes … Continued

Mindfulness and Yoga Workshop

We are very excited to be able to start organising fundraising events again, after a difficult year of various lockdowns, we thought we would organise a two-hour workshop, giving an introduction to Mindfulness and Yoga. Having the skills to help tackle everyday stresses on our mental health is becoming more and more essential. Mindfulness and … Continued

JAAR Well Loved Recipe and Walk Book

This is our first publication and we are delighted to have been able to produce this local book, Well Loved Recipe & Walks describes favourite walks and recipes inspired during the first lockdown the Island experienced from March 2020.  The book was the idea of Jayne Gruchy from the charity, she said: “I wanted to … Continued

Reg’s Garden Pop Up Charity Shop and Cafe

POSTPONED TO APRIL 10th & 11th – Due to unforeseen building work at the garden. Jersey Action Against Rape are hosting a pop up charity shop and cafe. We have lots of great quality donations for our shop including designer handbags , vintage clothing, lots of lovely local artwork, house gifts, decorations, fun kids clothes … Continued

Journey of a JAAR Volunteer

This is an account from a JAAR Helpline volunteer, due to the nature of her Helpline work we have had to keep her identity private. A little under five years ago I happened to be talking to a work colleague to say I had some spare time on my hands and was considering some volunteer … Continued

One off donation

You can donate online via the form below. Thank you!

Donations can also be made by making a payment to the following Bank Account:

Bank Account Name: Jersey Action Against Rape

Bank Account No.: 68296468

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