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

Refugee Resettlement Officer vacancy

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week (with some ‘on call’ requirements) – job share considered
Salary: £25,419 NJC Scale 6 level 18
Location: Gloucestershire
Closing date: 9am Monday 12 September 2022
Interview date: week commencing Monday 19 September 2022


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 Ismail (07565 808605) or Linda (07845 012101).


Job description and person specification

Application form

Please send completed application forms to info@garas.org.uk