February
19
2019
Author
Dave Smith
Job Opportunities at Action Foundation

Fundraising and Grants Officer
(full time)

Application deadline Wednesday 13 March 2019 at 9:00 a.m. 
 
Working with the Head of Trust Fundraising and our Communications and Events Co-ordinator, you will help diversify our income sources to enable the charity to continue its growth. 
 

Drop-in Manager
(35 Hours per week, fixed term to March 2021)

Application deadline Monday 18 March 2019 at 9.00 a.m. 
 
Action Foundation is launching a weekly Newcastle Citywide Drop-in in two locations (the City Centre and West End of Newcastle) to provide a social place for asylum seekers, refugees and other migrants to connect to others in the community and to the support services they may need at the earliest opportunity. This is an exciting new project that will be part of a national Asylum Early Action Practitioners’ Network to share learning and embed preventative approaches within organisations supporting people seeking asylum across England. This project will enable beneficiaries to understand the crisis points within the asylum system and how to avoid or de-escalate them.  The successful candidate will demonstrate their experience in project management and leadership, developing networks and partnerships and have a strong awareness of the issues facing asylum seekers and refugees.

 
Drop-in Co-ordinator
(35 Hours per week, fixed term to March 2021)

Application deadline Monday 18 March 2019 at 9.00 a.m. 
 
The successful candidate will work with the Drop-in Manager to help launch the project, recruit and support volunteers and partner agencies to provide services for beneficiaries. The Co-ordinator will demonstrate a strong awareness of the issues facing asylum seekers and refugees.