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Vacancies and Volunteer Opportunities

Vacancies and Volunteer Opportunities

Vacancies

Project Officer (freelance, part-time)

Min. 10 hrs p/w up to a max. of approx. 20 hrs p/w.  £13 p/h.

Funding for post confirmed till 30/09/21, with the hope of renewal thereafter.

 

Interfaith Glasgow (IG) is a multi-award-winning charity promoting positive engagement between diverse communities.  Although, due to coronavirus, our small, dynamic team is currently working from home, we are busier than ever, building community and challenging prejudice through innovative online programming.  We are seeking a competent and enthusiastic freelance Project Officer to join us.  You will initiate, facilitate, and support initiatives which promote friendship-building, dialogue, and cooperation between people of diverse religions and beliefs.  Whether coming from a background in interfaith engagement, religious studies, or community work, you will share our vision of a more harmonious city for all and bring your experiences, skills, and energy to the role, helping to increase our reach and impact.

IG is committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion; and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

Applications

Download the application pack here

If you wish to apply for this post, you will need to submit the following two items via email:

(1) A covering letter.  Please explain why you want the post and give a detailed account of how you meet the criteria given in the person specification above.

(2) Your CV.  Please include details of at least two referees. These should – ideally – be people who have known you in a work context.

DEADLINE:  25th October 2020 (applications received after midnight on this day will not be considered)

Interviews:  Interviews will be held in the week starting 2nd November

Please note:  we *cannot* currently accept applications by post. Applications and enquiries should be addressed to Dr Rose Drew (CEO): rose.drew@interfaithglasgow.org


Events and Outreach Assistant (freelance, part-time)

7 hrs p/w.  £12.30 p/h.

Funding for post confirmed till 30/09/21, with the hope of renewal thereafter.

Interfaith Glasgow (IG) is a multi-award-winning charity promoting positive engagement between diverse communities.  Although, due to coronavirus, our small, dynamic team is currently working from home, we are busier than ever, building community and challenging prejudice through innovative online programming.  Among IG’s core programmes is our Weekend Club (WC) initiative.  Established in 2015, the WC is an interfaith response to the social isolation experienced by many refugees, asylum seekers, and new migrants.  It involves working with an interfaith team of volunteers to deliver events (currently online) that help newcomers build social connections and get to know Glasgow and Scotland better.  The WC is now in an exciting phase of development and we are seeking an enthusiastic freelance Events and Outreach Assistant to assist in:  the planning, delivery, and evaluation of WC events and activities; raising awareness of the WC among diverse faith communities, refugee support agencies, and other stakeholders; and supporting collaboration with a range of event partners.

IG is committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion; and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

Applications

Download the application pack here

If you wish to apply for this post, you will need to submit the following two items via email:

(1) A covering letter.  Please explain why you want the post and give a detailed account of how you meet the criteria given in the person specification above.

(2) Your CV.  Please include details of at least two referees. These should – ideally – be people who have known you in a work context.

DEADLINE:  25th October 2020 (applications received after midnight on this day will not be considered)

Interviews:  Interviews will be held in the week starting 2nd November

Please note:  we *cannot* currently accept applications by post. Applications and enquiries should be addressed to Dr Rose Drew (CEO): rose.drew@interfaithglasgow.org


Volunteer Opportunities

Weekend Club Volunteering Opportunities 2020

Do you want to make a difference by supporting refugees, asylum seekers and new migrants in Glasgow? We are always looking for enthusiastic, committed volunteers to help us plan and deliver our exciting programme of Weekend Club events. This could be you!

Note: while these events normally take place in person, due to COVID-19 we have moved to an online format.

If you have questions or want to chat about the role, email Lynnda, or call on 0141 5580778.

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