Senior Policy and Projects Officers – Migration, Resettlement and ESOL

Location
Central London
Salary
£43,517 - £48,437 per annum (pro rata)
Posted
04 Jul 2019
Closes
22 Jul 2019
Ref
CSP001
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

The GLA is recruiting to a number of vacancies in the Social Integration Team.

The GLA is looking for enthusiastic and organised policy and projects officers to lead work on migrant and refugee integration within the growing and busy Social Integration team.  The Social Integration Team is a growing team that works with colleagues across the GLA to:

  • Deliver key initiatives with social integration at their heart;
  • Lead policy and advocacy work to remove specific barriers to social integration;
  • Mainstream social integration in the organisation’s strategies, projects and policies; and
  • Partner with a wide range of stakeholders to affect change for Londoners.

You will work with professional and community stakeholders on strategic issues for London. We are looking for someone who can take the initiative, who is excellent at relationship building and who has some knowledge and experience of immigration policy and migrant and refugee integration.

VACANCIES

We are inviting candidates to apply for the following roles listed below. To view the full list of job accountabilities and person specification criteria click on the job title.

It is essential your personal statement addresses the PERSON SPECIFICATION criteria for the role you are applying for.

Senior Policy and Projects Officer (Migration and Refugees)

£48,437

Fixed Term or secondment until March 2020

You will work with professional and community stakeholders on strategic issues for London, including managing the London Strategic Migration Partnership, the Migrant and Refugee Advisory Panel, and a small team leading on ESOL and Refugee Resettlement.

Senior Project Officer (ESOL Coordination)

£26, 110

Part Time (0.6 FTE job share - Wed/Thurs/Friday with some flexibility subject to discussion)

Fixed Term or secondment until March 2020

You will work with London stakeholders to harness the complementary role of informal English language support alongside formal ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages).

Senior Project Officer (Refugee Resettlement)

£43,517

Fixed Term or secondment until March 2020

You will work with London stakeholders to develop a sustainable community sponsorship programme for refugee resettlement in London, including generating new offers of support, securing commitments and developing relevant policies, processes and structure to support the programme to thrive.

In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan and a career average pension scheme.

We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We also welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as the roles are open to job share.

OPEN EVENING – Tuesday 16 July (18:00 – 19:00)

We are inviting interested applicants to attend an open evening at City Hall, which will provide the opportunity to meet the team, find out more about the roles and ask questions.

To book your place please CLICK HERE

To proceed to the online application form, visit our website.

In your application form you will need to select the specific role you wish to be considered for.

It is essential your supporting statement addresses the PERSON SPECIFICATION criteria as outlined in the job description for the role you wish to apply for.

If you have a question about the role, the recruitment process or require an alternative format for applying, please contact the Resourcing Team via email glajobs@london.gov.uk quoting reference CSP001.

Closing date: Monday 22 July 2019 at 23:59 GMT.

London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. You will be able to demonstrate a clear commitment to promoting diversity, equality and inclusion. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.

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