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Jesuit Refugee Service UK is beginning a new project to provide legal advice for people pursuing asylum claims, whose claims have already been refused before.Jonathan Parr, Assistant Director of JRS UK, said: “We are very excited to be advertising our Legal Officer role as, if successful, it will provide a much needed service.“The refugees we serve find themselves let down by an unjust system and have reached the stage in the procedures whereby only intensive and high quality legal work will...
Training for JesuitsThe Jesuits in Britain provides safeguarding training for all its members, beginning in the Novitiate, and requires all Jesuits living and working in the Province to attend training courses at regular intervals. Safeguarding training is also required of those working with and for the Province who are in regular contact with children and vulnerable adults.On-Line Training for allThe Catholic Church in England and Wales has worked with EduCare to make available an e-learning...
Destitution Services ManagerThe Jesuit Refugee Service in the UK is recruiting for a new senior post of Destitution Service Manager.JRS is an international Catholic organisation, at work in 50 countries with a mission to accompany, serve and advocate on behalf of refugees and other forcibly displaced persons. Our work is founded on principles of Catholic Social Teaching and imbued with an Ignatian charism. In the UK, JRS’ work is focused on supporting destitute asylum seekers and those who are...
Jesuit Library of Theology and Philosophy: Head LibrarianThe Heythrop Library dates to the foundation of the English Jesuits’ college of theology and philosophy in Leuven in 1614 and is a specialist library in those two subject areas. It comprises some 250,000 volumes. About 180,000 volumes are housed in the Kensington Square site of the College; another 70,000 are stored in the University of London’s depository in Egham.The Library is widely regarded as one of the finest collections of...
New member sought for the Independent Safeguarding Commission of the British Jesuits.The British Jesuits have a well established Safeguarding Commission which is responsible for the oversight of the Society’s arrangements for the protectionof children and adults-at-risk from abuse.Commission members are drawn from across the safeguarding professions including that of the police, probation, social work and the Law. The Commission has a current vacancy for someone with a social care background...
New member required for the Independent Safeguarding Commission of the British JesuitsThe British Jesuits have a well-established Safeguarding Commission which is responsible for the oversight of the Society’s arrangements for the protection of children and vulnerable adults from abuse.The Commission is looking to recruit a member with a background and professional experience of working with vulnerable adults who might be at risk.Perhaps you have a social care or social work background in this...
Mount Street Jesuit Centre is situated in the heart of London and offers opportunities to explore and deepen your knowledge, experience and understanding of yourself, God and your place in God’s world.Spirituality Development WorkerThe Spirituality Development Worker is a member of the Mount Street Jesuit Centre team reporting to the Centre Manager. The role includes:The development of retreats in daily life, particularly outside the Centre premises in parishes and similar locations.The...
St Beuno’s Jesuit Spirituality Centre is a large residential retreat house in north Wales with a team offering a full programme including the Spiritual Exercises, individually guided retreats, courses and training. Trainee Spirituality WorkerWe are offering a six month trainee post to someone with training in retreat direction to work as a trainee retreat director and spirituality worker under supervision, both at St Beuno’s and elsewhere.  There will be opportunities for further...
Have you a nose for a story and good writing skills? Are you a social media junkie? Would you like to join the busy communications office of the Jesuits in Britain to build our online presence?  We are looking for an excellent communicator to promote our online and offline activities via web publishing and social media.The Jesuits in Britain are seeking to appoint a Communications and Social Media Officer.The purpose of this role is to build audiences for and increase the profile of...
Could you help to increase JRS UK’s advocacy work and profile? Do you have a passion for the values of hospitality, participation, dignity, solidarity, compassion, hope and justice for refugees?JRS UK is recruiting a new Policy Officer to support increasing demand, in particular, from the Church and Christian policy makers for briefing and advice.  In addition to external-facing advocacy, JRS UK also wishes to improve the sensitivity with which it responds to policy changes affecting...

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