UpRising is hiring for our Surviving to Thriving Project

UpRising is hiring for our Surviving to Thriving Project

December 20, 2017

Surviving to Thriving is a project which brings together three organisations (the British Red Cross, the Refugee Council & UpRising) to support unaccompanied young refugees and asylum seekers with practical life skills, mental health support and leadership opportunities. Participants can access one or all of the services in this project and the three organisations are working together to refer young people.


We are looking for someone to help deliver our February half-term programme in Cambridge.  Applicants should be organised and able to work well under a structured workload; they will need excellent communication skills and the ability to support group facilitation. This role will be working directly with young refugees and asylum seekers, a group which requires significant additional support. 

The successful applicant will need to undergo a DBS check to work with under 18s, and will need to be able to travel to, or be based in, Cambridge.  Please note that this is a temporary short term role - for further information (including the job description), download our job pack. 


You can apply now, simply download the job pack here. This includes more info about the position and what we’d like from you in your application.

Application deadline: Monday 8th January 2018 at 08:59am. 

Interviews: Friday 12th January 2018. 

If you have any questions about the role, please drop us a line at jobs@uprising.org.uk