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Gypsy, Roma and Traveller (GRT) Advice and Guidance Officer
Surrey Community Action

Job Description

Gypsy, Roma & Traveller (GRT) Advice & Guidance Officer

This post is a permanent contract. 25 hours per week, with flexible working and occasional evenings and weekends.  £28,000 pa pro rata (£20,000 pa actual) + 5% employers pension contribution.  Based in Burpham, Guildford, with travel throughout Surrey.

Are you passionate about ensuring that the GRT community access support, receive good guidance and connect with local services?  Do you understand the challenges facing the GRT community?  Can you offer practical advice and support to those in need in areas of housing, health and benefits?

Surrey Community Action is seeking a skilled advice and guidance officer to work with individuals within the GRT communities in Surrey, providing practical advice and support to struggling families.  We want to hear from skilled individuals who combine excellent communication skills, practical advice skills, good organisation and partnership working. Previous experience working with the GRT community is essential.

The closing date for applications is 12noon on Friday 23rd October, with interviews scheduled for Wednesday 28th October. Depending on Government advice nearer the date regarding Covid-19, interviews may take place via the Zoom app.

We are passionate about equality and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Surrey Community Action is a Registered Charity, number 1056527 and a Company Limited by Guarantee, number 03203003.

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