Refugee Programme Manager - North East

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Salary:           £42,000 - £44,000 p.a.

Location:     Preferably based in the North East of England but we welcome candidates from across the UK, with travel to World Jewish Relief Office in North London one day a month.

Contract:      Full time (35 hours a week) fixed-term contract to December 2023

To apply: Submit your CV, a completed Recruitment Monitoring Form, Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form and a Covering Letter which outlines what skills you have that will help you excel in this role.

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Refugee Programme Manager Job Description

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Following a successful Emergency campaign to support Syrian Refugees in 2015 World Jewish Relief created the Specialist Training and Employment Programme (STEP) for refugees in 2016 and today we are the largest provider of specialist employment support to refugees in the UK.

As our North East Refugee Programme Manager you will be responsible for leading the STEP team in the North East, working in partnership with multiple stakeholders across the region.

You will lead on the mobilisation, implementation, and on-going programme performance management of STEP in the Northeast. This includes supporting and managing the partnership of delivery organisations to deliver on the programme outcomes and find sustainable employment for refugees in the Northeast.

Specific responsibilities and person specification can be found in the Job Description pack.

As this role has contact with vulnerable groups, it is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and references.

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