Centre Coordinator


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Freedom from Torture

Centre Coordinator

Contract: Permanent
Hours: 32 hours per week
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £24,000 per annum (FTE £26,252 per annum pro rata) plus generous holiday entitlement, pension scheme and group life assurance
Closing date: 14 July 2019
Expected date of interviews: 23 July 2019

We are seeking to employ a dynamic and motivated Centre Coordinator in our Glasgow centre to manage our busy administration team. The purpose of this role is to manage the day-to-day administration of the centre services alongside the Centre Manager and line manage administrative staff as well as a small team of volunteers. The Centre Coordinator will also undertake general administration duties and office management. Specific duties include: updating and tracking finance systems, implementing client and interpreter bookings/systems, clinical administration and liaison for the medico-legal report writing service.

To manage the administration team and coordinate the administration systems across all clinical services at Freedom from Torture including the Medico-Legal Report Writing service (MLR). To manage petty cash for the centre and be responsible for the centre debit card. To be the main point of contact for Health and Safety, ICT and any building maintenance issues in the Centre.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification, please click this link: https://bit.ly/2YpqUo1

Candidates must have the right to work in the UK to be considered for this position.

Please note a CV and a cover letter addressing the JD and spec of the role are mandatory to be considered for the position.

Freedom from Torture is dedicated to healing and protecting people who have survived torture. We provide therapies to improve physical and mental health, we medically document torture, and we provide legal and welfare help. We expose torture globally, we fight to hold torturing states to account and we campaign for fairer treatment of torture survivors in the UK.

Our team of dedicated professionals provide direct support to survivors including psychological therapy, physical health services, legal and welfare support, and expert medical reports for use in survivors' asylum claims. We also support other providers to deliver high quality rehabilitation services to survivors.

We campaign for national and global change, using evidence from our services and survivor voices to protect and promote survivors' rights and hold torturing states to account. We are proud to play a significant role in the global anti-torture movement. Survivors, active and empowered, are at the centre of all of our work.

None of this can happen without our vibrant community of supporters who help to create this change.

Thanks to the dedication of our staff and volunteers – as well as thousands of passionate supporters and funders – thousands of torture survivors have been able to rebuild their lives in incredibly difficult circumstances.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications.

Freedom from Torture is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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