This is an exciting opportunity to lead ASSIST’s experienced and diverse volunteer teams in delivering high quality support to refused destitute asylum seekers. The postholder will join a small leadership team, collectively holding responsibility for the work of ASSIST.
You will be experienced in managing or delivering support and advocacy services. You will be committed to the wellbeing of asylum seekers and to the values of solidarity and respect which underpin ASSIST’s work. You will be confident in enabling volunteers to work effectively with skill and compassion. You will thrive on teamwork in a dynamic and challenging environment, and will be ready to bring your skills to the leadership structures in a vibrant, learning organisation.
You will be an excellent communicator, committed to forging positive relationships with partners, and ready to hold responsibility confidently and transparently.
ASSIST Sheffield is a well-established charity which has supported refused destitute asylum seekers for 15 years. With over 300 volunteer workforce and a small staff team this is a dynamic and challenging working environment.
If this job sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
Completed Application Forms should be emailed to: [email protected] Please be aware that we will not accept CVs.
Deadline for applications – 12pm on 11th January 2019
Interview Date – w/c 21st January 2019
ASSIST is committed to equal opportunities policies and practices and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.