Our Mission

At GARAS (Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers) we offer support to those seeking asylum in Gloucestershire, welcoming them when they arrive, advocating for them in their daily struggles, supporting them if they face being sent back as well as helping them adjust to their long term future if they are recognised as refugees.

Contact Information

Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (GARAS)
The Trust Centre
Falkner St
Gloucester
GL1 4SQ

Telephone: 01452 550528
email: info@garas.org.uk
www.garas.org.uk

Director
Adele Owen

Vacancy: Resettlement Support Officer

Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers is seeking applications for the post of Resettlement Support Officer

Full Time: 37.5  Hours a week (with some ‘on call’ requirements)

Salary: £24,982 NJC Scale 6 level 18

Location: Gloucestershire

Closing date: Sunday 6th June 2021

Interview date: Week commencing 14th June 2021

This initial one year post aims to work with Refugees arriving in Gloucestershire under the UK Resettlement Scheme and help them to start their new lives in the UK. This will  involve supporting individuals and families through the stages of integration, including preparation and planning prior to their arrival; housing; financial support; access into education; health and employment. The post holder will be working within a team.

For an informal chat please contact Ismail 07565808605 or Linda 07845012101

Post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Checks.

For information and application pack please e-mail: admin@garas.org.uk or telephone: 01452 550528.