Childrens Section Age Dispute Volunteer

Date posted
26 March 2018
Closing date
10 May 2018
Contact Name
Melinda Hiller
Apply for opportunity Email an enquiry Call on 0113 468 8120

The Children’s Section is responsible for delivering services to separated refugee children. They also lead on raising the profile of their clients, and they advocate on their behalf. Supporting this work, the Refugee Counci lpromotes good practice to statutory and voluntary agencies and seeks to influence government in improving both policy decisions and policy making at a national level.

This post is a specialist post working with young people who have been age disputed by either the Home Office and/or local authority social services. The team works with many other agencies, community organisations and local groups in working with refugee children and children seeking asylum.

You will assist the Age Disputes Adviser in their work, including data inputting, record keeping, report and letter writing,
and seeing clients as appropriate.

For more information please see the attached Task Description.2018 TD Age Disputes Volunteer Leeds

To apply please complete the attached application and send to Stefania Tomasini at Children s Panel Leeds

Interviews to be held at the end of April