The aim of the programme is to assist 300 refugees and non-EU migrants in Bristol to integrate into UK society through a programme focusing on 3 key areas:
Due to Covid-19, our provision is now delivered online. However, we will return to face-to-face delivery when restrictions ease.
ABOUT THE ROLE:
We are at the beginning of the IMPACT project and are looking for volunteer interpreters to enable us to support our participants to register and access our programme.
Currently, we are mainly working with Syrian families, so we are looking for volunteers who speak fluently in both English and Levantine Arabic. We need interpreters to be able to explain complex terms, for example around data protection and GDPR, and help us identify participant’s support needs. It will be a remote and ad hoc role that works flexibly around your own commitments.
The role will include:
As the project develops and Covid-19 restrictions ease, this role may develop to support other activities, including:
The successful candidate should:
This volunteering role with the Groundwork community team will allow you to gain experience in:
We will provide:
All volunteers of Groundwork South are required to understand and contribute to the organisation’s values. Groundwork South is committed to transforming people’s lives and places through social, economic and environmental action. In terms of development and delivery of these projects we work across three business themes, Communities & Landscape Design Services, Youth, Employment & Skills and Environmental Services, and we successfully deliver these projects by adopting a clear set of values:
Groundwork South is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.
HOW TO APPLY: Complete application form - to request an application form please email email@example.com requesting one.
CLOSING DATE: ASAP
INTERVIEW DATE: ASAP