Manager, Bristol City of Sanctuary

Bristol City of Sanctuary
£27,741 - £29,577 (pro-rata)
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Contract Details: 
Permanent (subject to funding)
Details of Role: 

Bristol City of Sanctuary (BCoS) has established a respected reputation in Bristol for bringing communities together to create places of safety and welcome for refugees and asylum seekers. As an registered CIO, BCoS is seeking to appoint a Manager to coordinate and develop support in the city for its work.

The main duty of the post is to maintain oversight of all Bristol City of Sanctuary activity towards building a culture of welcome.

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of issues facing people seeking sanctuary, and excellent networking, communication and negotiating skills.

The post will be based near central Bristol, but will entail a considerable amount of outreach work.

People with experience of seeking sanctuary are strongly encouraged to apply. Applications are welcomed from all sectors of the community currently under-represented in our team of trustees, staff and volunteers. 

Closing Date: 
Monday, 28 June, 2021 - 09:00
How to Apply: 

If you wish to apply, please ensure that you have completed and returned the following  documents by 9 am on 28th June 2021: 

1. Personal Details form 
2. Application form 
3. Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form 

These documents can be found attached to this advert.

Information about the organisation and the post are available as follows:

1. Background Information for Applicants
2. BCoS Manager Job Description and Person Specification
3. Equalities Statement

CVs will not be accepted in place of completed application forms 

As an organisation committed to equality and diversity, we recognise the contribution  that everyone, including ex-offenders, can make as volunteers and paid staff, and a  previous conviction would not automatically exclude an applicant from employment with  BCoS.

Please return the completed forms by email to or by hand to BCoS recruitment, Bristol City of Sanctuary, Assisi Centre, Lawfords Gate, Bristol, BS5 0RE

Contact Person: 
Susana Askew
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
Postal Address: 
BCoS Recruitment The Assisi Centre Lawfords Gate Bristol BS5 0RE