Senior Press and Media Officer

JRS UK is seeking to recruit a full-time Senior Press and Media Officer to lead and develop JRS UK’s press coverage to help to achieve our vision of a world where people forced to flee their homes are welcomed with love; and to help lead our work at a critical time when the Nationality and Borders Bill is seeking to overhaul the UK asylum system.


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Duration:        Permanent

Hours:             Full-time (37.5 hours a week); open to considering 30 hours a week

Location:      Primarily office-based in Wapping, London. The team are currently mostly wfh due to COVID restrictions; longer-term hybrid wfh/office arrangements can be made. Regular travel into London will be required.

Salary:            £28 – 34 K

Pension:        Additional 10% of salary of employer’s contribution

To apply: send your CV, a covering letter (outlining how you meet the job description), by e-mail to: Megan Knowles (megan.knowles@jrs.net). If you have any questions about the role or the job description, please contact Megan on 020 7488 7328 or megan.knowles@jrs.net.

We’ll be reviewing applications and inviting to interviews on a rolling basis, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.


Learn more & apply today


Shortlisting and interviews will take-place on a rolling basis.

All applications will be acknowledged on receipt.

Digital Communications Officer (Part-time)

JRS UK is seeking to recruit a part-time Digital Communications Officer to support our fundraising and advocacy work. This is a dynamic and varied role, developing written and visual content which: raises awareness of the situation faced by people seeking asylum and experiencing immigration detention in the UK; the work JRS does in response; and the difference supporters donations makes to individuals’ lives.


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Duration:       18 month fixed-term contract; potentially renewable

Hours:            Part-time (3 days/22.5 hours a week)

Location:     Primarily office-based in Wapping, London. The team are currently mostly wfh due to COVID restrictions; longer-term hybrid wfh/office arrangements can be made. Regular travel into London will be required.

Salary:           £26 – 32 K pro rata;

Pension:        Additional 10% of salary of employer’s contribution

To apply: send your CV, a covering letter (outlining how you meet the job description), by e-mail to: Megan Knowles (megan.knowles@jrs.net). If you have any questions about the role or the job description, please contact Megan on 020 7488 7328 or megan.knowles@jrs.net.

Closing date for applications: Friday 24th September at 5pm.


Learn more & apply today


Shortlisting and interviews will take-place on a rolling basis. Early applications are encouraged.

All applications will be acknowledged on receipt.

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

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Volunteer with us!

We are urgently seeking volunteers to help us accompany, serve and advocate for refugees and those seeking asylum.

Visit our volunteering page to see our current opportunities 

Jesuit Refugee Service UK
The Hurtado Jesuit Centre
2 Chandler Street, London E1W 2QT

020 7488 7310
uk@jrs.net

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