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Job vacancy: Detainee Support Service Co-ordinator

Richard Howe - Friday, December 01, 2017

Job vacancy: Detainee Support Service Co-ordinator

Would you like to make a difference to immigration detainees at Campsfield House?

Asylum Welcome is seeking a service co-ordinator to manage volunteers who visit detainees at Campsfield House and who provide advice and casework. The service aims to promote the safety of detainees, reduce isolation, enable them to understand and exercise their rights and make their voices heard.

You will possess empathy, sound judgement and experience of working in or managing a high-quality, volunteer-run service. You will understand the U.K. immigration system and how detention is used within it and be able to develop professional relationships that enable you to achieve positive outcomes.

Asylum Welcome encourages former detainees who are ‘experts by experience’ to consider applying for this position.

Hours: 15 hours a week over 3 days a week, with possibility of extended hours

Salary: £12,000 p.a. (pro rata £28,000 FTE)

Closing date: Sunday 31st December 2017

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