We Belong is hiring!

We Belong is hiring a Policy and Public Affairs Officer and a Community Engagement Officer for our London office. 

We Belong is hiring a full time Policy and Public Affairs Officer and a Community Engagement Officer for our London office. 

Our application deadline for both vacancies is April 15 at 17:00. 

 

Policy and Public Affairs Officer

 

Location: London

Starting salary: £28,000 (plus 3% auto enrolment pension contribution, in line with government criteria.)

Our Policy and Public Affairs Officer will engage with young people across our projects and in local communities to develop our public affairs work with parliamentarians and a network of stakeholders.

We Belong is a migrant youth-led charity based in London. We Belong exists to ensure young migrants living in the UK are treated equally and fairly in the society they call home. We Belong works with and for young migrants to hold those in power to account and fight for wider immigration reform. This role is crucial as we implement our recent policy win on the ten-year route to settlement and work to identify any further issues young people are facing.

Candidates with Lived Experience are welcome to apply as well as those with interest in social justice issues.

If successful, the applicant will be joining an award-winning youth charity and a staff team dedicated to improving outcomes for young migrants between the ages of 16-25 years old and empowering young people to create change.

Click here to view the full job description. 

Please apply by sending a cover letter and CV to info@webelong.org.uk

Applications open: Wednesday 16th March 2022

Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 15th April 2022

Interviews: w/c 18th April 2022

 

 

Community Engagement Officer

 

Location: London

Starting salary: £27,000 (plus 3% auto enrolment pension contribution, in line with government criteria.)

 

The Community Engagement Officer will develop We Belong’s community outreach in London and the southeast, working with staff to identify target boroughs, initiate partnerships and collaborations with local councils, community and grassroot organisations. The Community Engagement officer will have oversight of group of Co-Producers, these will be young activists embedded in their community who will work alongside staff to attend community outreach sessions, delivering information and training sessions.

Candidates with Lived Experience are welcome to apply as well as those with interest in social justice issues and experience in community organising.

If successful, the applicant will be joining an award-winning youth charity and a staff team dedicated to improving outcomes for young migrants between the ages of 16-25 years old and empowering young people to create change.

Click here to view the full job description

Please apply by sending a cover letter and CV to info@webelong.org.uk

Applications open: Wednesday 16th March 2022

Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 15th April 2022

Interviews: w/c 25th April 2022

 

We Belong is a migrant youth-led charity based in London. We Belong exists to ensure young migrants living in the UK are treated equally and fairly in the society they call home. We Belong works with and for young migrants to hold those in power to account and fight for wider immigration reform.

16 Mar 2022