Tag Archives: Refugees

Refugee Action – Job Opportunities

Refugee Action have been awarded a new contract to work with Shropshire Council to resettle refugees under the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme  and also to continue work with Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children. The first Syrian refugee families under the … Continue reading

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Call For Foster Carers And Supported Board And Lodging Providers To Support Unaccompanied Minors From Europe

Shropshire Council are looking to recruit more foster carers and those who can provide supported board and lodgings for children and young people, in particular for those seeking asylum. The call out follows the ongoing refugee crisis that is affecting … Continue reading

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FRESh Equality Forum On Resettlement Of Syrian Refugees In Shropshire

Fairness, Respect, Equality Shropshire (FRESh) invites you to the June Equality Forum: Thursday 9 June from 1.30 – 4.30 at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service HQ, St Michael’s Street, Shrewsbury SY1 2HJ. This is a free, friendly and accessible meeting … Continue reading

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Arabic Speaking Interpreters Required

Face- to face interpreting opportunities in Shrewsbury and Oswestry Refugee Action is a national charity which works to enable asylum seekers and refugees in the UK to rebuild their lives. We are currently recruiting for Arabic interpreters so if you … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Shropshire Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme The development of a community centre that provides community resources in Ellesmere alongside the provision of … Continue reading

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Local Action to Support Refugees

Rachel Wintle, Chair of Shropshire VCS Assembly (VCSA) will be representing the VCSA within a new Refugee Cross Working Party established by Shropshire Council. The group brings together Shropshire Council, Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), West Mercia Police and other … Continue reading

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