Senior Refugee Outreach Officer

Groundwork London

£25,000 - £27,500 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: 151777_GL

Closing date: Thursday, 27th September 2018   2 days left

Are you a passionate advocate for refugees and looking for your next challenge? Over the last four years, unprecedented numbers of refugees have arrived in Europe.

Senior Refugee Outreach Officer
Ref: 538/SCOO
Location: Hackney and project sites across London
Contract: Fixed Term for 2 years
Salary: £25,000 to £27,500
Hours: 37.5 per week

CIRCLE is an innovative new programme that will assist over 200 refugees in London to integrate into life in the UK. We are seeking a Senior Refugee Outreach Officer to lead on and co-ordinate the outreach activity that will be so crucial to the success of this project.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, proven experience in building strong relationships with refugee communities and other organisations and service providers that are supporting refugees in London.

You will be highly organised and able to work towards targets and deadlines, while managing your own workload. You’ll be supported in your role by the CIRCLE Programme Manager who has experience of working with Refugee communities.

About us

Groundwork London is a leading community regeneration organisation working with people living in some of London’s most deprived places. We help communities to transform open spaces and support people through training, education and gaining employment, as well as raising awareness of environmental sustainability.

Closing date for applications: 9am 27th September 2018
Interview date: 4th October


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click here to be directed to our website where you can download the job description and application form. 

Postholders will be considered to be working in a Regulated Activity as set out in Schedule 4 of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006; appointment to this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Scheme Criminal Records Check.

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

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