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Refugee Peer Educator Volunteer
Have you previously sought sanctuary in the UK? Could you co-produce and facilitate a life skills programme for those who have recently arrived in the UK seeking sanctuary?
We are looking for people who have previously sought sanctuary in the UK as a refugee, asylum seeker or reunited family member to become peer educators and co-produce a life skills programme for those who have recently arrived in the UK seeking sanctuary
About the role
As a Peer Educator Volunteer, you will work as part of a team to co-produce and facilitate a series of life skills education programmes for newly arrived refugees. You will use your shared lived experience and knowledge to help those newly arrived adjust to life in a new country, offering valuable support and advice to ease the process.
About the Team
You would be working as part of the Family Reunion Integration Service. Family Reunion is a key legal route through which refugees obtain protection in the UK, and this project is the UK's first national programme providing holistic integration support for reunited families. You can find out more about this service here
We're looking for someone who is:
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