Bristol Refugee Rights

SAFETY – SOLIDARITY – ACTION for CHANGE


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Vacancy – Welcome Centre Trainee (Volunteers)

WELCOME CENTRE TRAINEE (VOLUNTEERS)

2.5 days (18.75 hours)

6 MONTH CONTRACT

Salary £19,817 – £23,945 (NJC scale 5-6) (pro rata for 2.5 days)

Bristol Refugee Rights offers an exciting opportunity for someone to contribute to the management and development of our vibrant Welcome Centre. The Welcome Centre offers friendship, solidarity, advocacy & information and other services to asylum seekers and new refugees in Bristol, three days a week. All our services are delivered by our dedicated volunteer team.  We are looking for a person who understands the needs and experience of asylum seekers and refugees who wants to learn the skills of being a volunteer and project co-ordinator.  We particularly welcome applications from people of refugee background. 

The post is for an initial 6 months during which time you will be trained in: volunteer coordination; being a Welcome Centre shift coordinator; and facilitating our Member Consultation Group.  Continuation of the post following 6 months training is subject to funding. 

Download an Application Pack

For further information, please contact info@bristolrefugeerights,org or BRR office on 0117 908 0844

CLOSING DATE:  Monday 17th November 2014 5pm (Interviews 25/26 November 2014)

If you would like to visit the Welcome Centre, we have an Open Morning on Thursday 6th November 10 am to 12.30 pm. Please contact info@bristolrefugeerights.org to register.