JOB OPPORTUNITIES 

Red Cross:Casework and Advocacy Coordinator – Leeds – Deadline: 29 March 2015

see www.redcross.org.uk/jobs.


Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group are seeking a part time Detainee Advocacy Coordinator. This is a great opportunity to get involved with a growing detention NGO supporting detainees at Brook and Tinsley.

If you would like more information please visit www.gdwg.org.uk/jobs.php the closing date is 29th March.


Detention Action: Advocacy Coordinator position

Join a small, dynamic team supporting people held without time limit in immigration detention in the UK. Detention Action gives support and advice to people in detention and lobbies for improvements to national detention policy.

The Advocacy Coordinator will undertake complex casework for vulnerable asylum-seekers and other migrants in detention and manage a large pool of volunteers who provide emotional and practical support. The successful candidate will have substantial experience of providing casework and advocacy to asylum-seekers or other undocumented migrants and knowledge and experience of good practice in volunteer management. The ability to work in a team in a pressurised environment is essential.

This is a full-time, permanent position.  This post based in north London, with regular visits to the detention centres near Heathrow and some travel to Dorset.

For more details and an application pack, please go to http://detentionaction.org.uk/aboutus/vacancies

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 13th April, interviews on Tuesday 21st April.


http://www.eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk/news/more_carers_wanted_in_east_london_as_home_care_for_elderly_expands_1_3953729


http://rcdow.org.uk/diocese/jobs/ – there are lots of different jobs on this website from cleaners to night porters to support workers and resettlement workers – deadlines vary


Freedom from Torture –

look at link for a range of jobs, volunteering  and intern opportunities

http://www.freedomfromtorture.org/working-for-us/vacancies


 Look at the link below for a range of jobs available at the Camden Society

http://www.thecamdensociety.co.uk/getinvolved/workforus/currentvacancies


 

Please find link to more than 75 immigration jobs.

https://jobs.civilservice.gov.uk/company/nghr/jobs.cgi

 

Free employment advice and support Are you from a refugee background and living in London? Are you looking for a job but don’t know where to start?

The Refugee Council can offer you:

  • Expert advice and support
  • Access to a range of employment workshops
  • Help with Job Search, CVs & interviews
  • Help understanding the UK working culture
  • Work experience opportunities
  • Support in finding a job that’s right for you

If you would like to find out more or meet one of the Employment Advisors, call them free on 0808 808 2252 or email rij@refugeecouncil.org.uk.

Good websites for development jobs include:

http://www.devnetjobs.org and http://www.charityjob.co.uk