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JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT PRAXIS

Praxis Community Projects is committed to working with vulnerable migrants. This is your chance to be a vital part of it. Join us in any one of our rewarding roles and you’ll become part of the team that seek to address the fundamental human rights of new migrants.

Housing Coordinator

Hours: 35 hours per week

Salary£30,834 inclusive of London Weighting (NJC Scale Pt 31)

Location: Bethnal Green and multiple London locations

Job type: Six months with possibility of extension up to a year (maternity cover). Secondments will be considered.

Closing date: Friday 9th September

Interviews: Friday 16th September

 

We are a small, dynamic human rights charity supporting vulnerable migrants to overcome the barriers they face to integrate, develop and thrive in the UK.


We are seeking a dynamic and well-organised Housing Coordinator to join our team and coordinate the delivery of our housing programme. This is an opportunity to play a key role in the development of an award-winning housing project providing a home to destitute migrant individuals and families with No Recourse to Public Funds.

 

The ideal candidate

You will have an acute understanding of the issues faced by refugees, asylum seekers and vulnerable migrants and their families. You will have to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with a range of stakeholders with the ability to facilitate meaningful participation and peer support. Bespoke packages of support will be offered to residents, ensuring a holistic, rights based approach.

 

The Housing Coordinator will be responsible for service delivery including managing referrals. You will be required to have strong administration skills to ensure the project continues to be managed to a high standard, including housing management duties in line with HMO Regulations. A commitment to learning is essential as the project is subject to Action Learning evaluation.

 

*Please note we are advertising for female applicants only as the post involves working with women escaping gender-based violence. This post is therefore exempt under the Equality Act (2010), Part 1, Schedule 9.

 

For the full job description and person specification, please download the document below.

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Applicants should apply by completing the application form available below and sending it to recruitment@praxis.org.uk.

 

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