Location: The post holder will work from Gatwick Pre-Departure Accommodation (near Gatwick Airport) and Hibiscus Head Office in London
Salary: £22,950 to £27,030
Contract: full-time 1st May 2020 Contract – renewable subject to funding, 35 hours per week
Closing date: 24th June 2019 – at 2pm
We are looking for an enthusiastic Project Worker to join our friendly and committed organisation. We are looking for someone who is motivated and passionate about the rights of families with children faced with having to leave the UK.
As a Project Worker you will help provide vital support to families who
are resident within the pre-departure accommodation (PDA). Families face unique
challenges during their time in PDA and represent some of the most vulnerable
and marginalised groups within society.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about the rights of families with children faced with having to leave the UK, with experience of supporting vulnerable/marginalised people. To be successful you will have experience of partnership and multi-agency working, the ability to meet key service deliverables within set timeframes and be competent working on and directing projects. Experience of working in a prison or immigration removal centre will be of benefit although training will be provided.
Undertake training to keep abreast of developments in the key areas of criminal justice and the immigration laws and rules which inform the work of Hibiscus Initiatives.
Have a working knowledge of how immigration laws impacts on people’s lives and advocating on their behalf with both the statutory and voluntary organisations
Awareness and commitment to safeguarding practices and policies, and the ability to promote safeguarding among clients and colleagues.
We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities to bring diverse skills, experiences abilities and to better represent the people we support.
We strongly encourage women with additional languages to apply.
We provide frequent training and development opportunities all our staff and support staff well-being by offering regular well-being classes, clinical supervision, and external well-being activities
Please send completed application forms together with Equality and Diversity monitoring form to: email@example.com
Alternatively you can post your completed application form to our office: Hibiscus Initiatives
Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London N7 6PA
Please note we do not accept CVs.
Deadline for applications: 24th June 2019 at 2pm
Interviews: Week commencing 1st July 2019