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We are hiring an Employment and Integration Adviser

Job Title: Employment and Integration Adviser Language Requirements: Fluent in English and at least one target language: Arabic, Amharic, Dari, Farsi, Kurdish, Pashto, Somali or Tigrinya Reports to: Programme Coordinator Location: Based at main office in Old Street, EC2A,...

We are looking for a Catalyst Project Manager

Job Title: Catalyst Project Manager  Language Requirements: Fluent English  Reports to: Head of Philanthropy  Location: Main office near Old Street tube station, EC2  Salary: £35,000  Hours: 37.5 hours per week  Contract: Fixed Term Contract – 3 years (January 2020 until December 2022)  Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with the...

We are hiring a Catalyst Project Administrator!

Job Title: Catalyst Project Administrator Reports to: Catalyst Project Manager Language Requirements:  Fluent English  Location: Main office near Old Street tube station, EC2  Salary:£21,500 Hours: 37.5 hours per week Contract: Fixed Term Contract – 3 years (January 2020 until December 2022) Applications will be reviewed on...

Join Our Team | Data Officer

Job Title: Data Officer  Reports to: Head of Strategic Development and Impact  Location: Old Street, London Salary: £30,000  Terms: 5 days per week (37.5 hours)  Contract: Fixed Term Contract – 3 years (January 2020 until December 2022) Closing Date: 5th December 2019 Please apply via Charity Jobs before midnight...

Join Our Team | Partnership Manager

Gaining stable, adequately-remunerated, fulfilling employment is a significant contributor towards the successful resettlement of refugees. Breaking Barriers develops partnerships with businesses to help refugees overcome the barriers they face to employment. We now boast over 20 corporate partnerships, including...

Programme Coordinator | We’re hiring!

Breaking Barriers is a fast-paced, start-up charity with a mission to help refugees in London gain the knowledge, confidence and experience to secure stable and fulfilling employment in their new home. We’re recruiting for a Programme Coordinator to join...

Coming Up | Charity of the Week in the World’s Most Ethical Pub

We’re very excited to have been selected as The Green Vic’s Charity of the Week from 26th – August – 1st September! The Green Vic is aiming to be the world’s most ethical pub. They believe in choosing the planet over profits...

Volunteer Manager | We are hiring!

Breaking Barriers is a fast-paced, start-up charity with a mission to help refugees in London gain the knowledge, confidence and experience to secure stable and fulfilling employment in their new home. We are recruiting for a Volunteer Manager with...

Refugee Week 2019: Breaking Barriers and Western Union go to Liverpool Football Club

This Refugee Week 2019, we are celebrating our fantastic partnership with Western Union and are looking back on the unique experience that they took a group of Breaking Barriers clients on last month.   Western Union is an official sponsor of Liverpool Football Club and were delighted to be...

Judy | A day where dreams came true

As a football fan, nothing can probably make you prouder than witnessing that moment of victory when your favourite player is handed the Premier League Golden Boot! I can still smell the fresh grass in that same spot where...

Breaking Barriers Celebrates Volunteers Week 2019

Every year, volunteers’ week (1-7 June) is a chance to reflect on the impact volunteers have. This year it is amazing to reflect on the size of the Breaking Barriers volunteer programme which, after the opening of a third...

Bank of America employee supporting a refugee client from Breaking Barriers with skill building for finding a job

Could Refugees Help To Solve The Post Brexit Language Skills Deficit?

Could Refugees Help To Solve The Post Brexit Language Skills Deficit? Mursal Hedayat – Contributor | Forbes Brexit unquestionably demands that Britain builds its linguistic prowess in order to maintain present levels of international trade and cooperation. As an island of monoglots, losing the...

Refugees missing out on jobs in UK, say humanitarian groups

The Guardian 2019 | New guidelines drawn up to help employers recruit and support refugees at work – Jamie GriersonHome affairs correspondent Refugees are underrepresented in the UK workforce and opportunities for them to contribute to growth and better integrate in...

Breaking Barriers scores a trip to Liverpool Football Club!

It was an exciting day for a group of Breaking Barriers clients as they travelled to Liverpool Football Club (LFC) thanks to our corporate partner Western Union. Western Union is an official sponsor of LFC and were delighted to...

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