We are looking for an Administrator to support the charity’s vital and busy work providing emotional and practical support to asylum seekers and other people held at Gatwick. We are currently developing our work to meet the rising numbers of people held in detention here. We work closely with other NGOs to advocate for the rights of people in detention in the UK, and to campaign for an end to indefinite detention.
Good communication skills are essential for this role, as are strong IT and administrative skills.
Contract: One year fixed term, full-time (37.5 hours per week).
Annual leave: 25 days per annum (excluding bank holidays).
Salary: £18,000 – £19,000 per annum (depending on experience).
For further details and an application form, please see the forms below.
If you have any questions about the application process, please contact James at James@gdwg.org.uk or on 01293 657070.
Closing date: Midnight, 12th February 2017
Interviews: 20th February 2017
The successful applicant will be required to undergo a DBS check and any offer of employment is subject to a satisfactory disclosure, and to receipt of satisfactory references.
We are currently looking for a volunteer to help us sort and pack clothing to send in to detainees at the Gatwick IRCs. For more information on this role, or on becoming a volunteer visitor, please contact the GDWG office.
Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group is a non-political group, who aim to assist detainees during their period of incarceration at Gatwick, and to improve conditions for detainees more generally.
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