McKenzie Friends Coordinator

Following a strategic organisational review, BEACON is seeking to appoint a Coordinator to oversee and develop the McKenzie Friends project.

McKenzie Friends is a volunteer-led project which offers practical and moral support to asylum seekers without legal representation, accompanying them to court hearings and/or offering support to submit asylum appeals and fresh claims.

The McKenzie Friends Coordinator will be responsible for the delivery of the project, including recruitment and supervision of volunteers, liaising with other agencies, record-keeping for monitoring purposes and developing the project.

We regret that at present our office is not accessible to anyone with limited mobility.

Interview date: Friday 3rd November 2017

Application pack

Job description and person specification

Application form

Monitoring form

If you have any questions about the post, please contact Katy Armitstead, BEACON Team Leader email 01274 727 525 or 07419 990578
Between 6th – 20th October, please contact Eithne Dodwell (Chair of McKenzie Friends) on 01274 815936

Please send completed applications to:

Please note: CVs and additional pages extra to the application form will not be accepted and applications must be word processed. Applicants must complete the application form provided.

Closing date: 20th October 2017 9:00am
Hours: 8 per week
Salary: £18,070 (pro rata) [NJC Pay Scale 4 Spinal Column 18]
Salary Frequency: Per annum
This job is connected with: Bradford Ecumenical Asylum Concern