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

Telephone: 01452 550528
General enquiries: info@garas.org.uk
Administrative enquiries: admin@garas.org.uk

Adele Owen


Vacancies at GARAS

Refugee Resettlement Officer

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week (with some ‘on call’ requirements) – job share considered
Starting salary: £29,269 (NJC Scale 6)
Location: Gloucestershire
Closing date: 9am Monday 3 June 2024
Interview date: week commencing 10 June 2024

GARAS is recruiting a Refugee Resettlement Officer to support the significant expansion of our Refugee Programme.  This is a unique and exciting opportunity for someone interested in gaining first-hand experience working on the frontline of a fast-paced, client-facing charity.

The successful candidate will contribute to the effective and efficient operation of our Refugee Resettlement Team, which offers comprehensive advice and support to refugees from various backgrounds.

This in an immensely rewarding role, working in a dynamic charity building on an ethos of care and inclusivity.  We are looking for an exceptional individual, committed to go the extra mile and convey our passion to support and transform the lives of refugees in our care.

The post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Checks.

For an informal chat please contact Linda (07845 012101) or Debbie (07761 801805). For the job description, person specification and application form please visit www.garas.org.uk/vacancies.  Please send completed application forms to info@garas.org.uk.

Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form (Word)

Application Form (pdf)



Volunteer Vacancies

We currently do not have any volunteering vacancies. Thank you for your interest, and please do check back in future