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An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join AVID as Information and Communications Officer, leading on our information provision and communications work nationally in support of people in immigration detention.

Working to ensure accurate, timely, engaging and informative content on detention policy and practice across a range of platforms, the Information and Communications Officer will be an integral part of our small team based in East London. This is the perfect opportunity for someone with outstanding written and communications expertise, web development and social media skills, and some knowledge of the issues facing people in detention today to gain valuable experience in one of the UK’s leading immigration detention NGOs.

This is a paid internship, initially for six months, part time (2.5 days a week/19 hours).

Supporting Documents

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To Apply

Please download the Information Pack and click below to return your completed application form by email to AVID’s Director, Ali McGinley. Please write 'Recruitment' in the subject line and quote the reference '487/17/PubAffairs'. 

Interviews will take place in the week commencing 6th November. 

We welcome applicants from all sections of the community and are particularly interested in hearing from people with experience of detention or the asylum system in the UK.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 5:00pm on Friday 27th October 2017