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9 Jul 2024

Outreach Worker, Fishing (NE Scotland) - FLEX

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About the role: You will be reaching out to migrant workers working in fishing vessels, primarily in two ports, Fraserburgh and Peterhead. Based on the relationships, insight, and data you establish through your outreach, your work will be essential in ensuring that all outputs produced by this pilot project are informed and shaped by workers views, needs, and priorities.

Job Title: Outreach Worker – Fishing (Tagalog or Cebuano, Fante, Twi, Tamil, Hindi, or Asante speakers)

Hours: 3 days, equivalent to 22.5 hours per week. This may be flexible.

Contract: 16 months, fixed term (with possibilities of extension subject to funding)

Reports to: FLEX Outreach and Engagement Manager

Deadline for applications: 22nd July 2024

To apply please download, complete and send the FLEX Application Form via email to [email protected], in a Word format, quoting the reference OWS24 in the email subject.

Alternatively, you can submit a short video (up to 5 mins) responding to the following questions:

  1. Please tell us your name and a bit about yourself.
  2. Do you have any first-hand experience working in fishing, maritime industries, or working with migrant fishers?
  3. Do you have any experience conducting outreach or engagement activities with workers or migrants?
  4. Do you speak Tagalog or Cebuano, Fante, Twi, Tamil, Hindi, or Asante speakers?
  5. This role will involve frequent travel to ports in Fraserburgh and Peterhead. Do you have a valid driving license or other ways in which you can travel to these ports?

Please also complete the Equal Opportunities Form. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview via Zoom.

You can read more about the WSR fishing pilot programme here.

Details

Location
Flexible hybrid working with a mixture of in person and home working. This role requires regular travel within NE Scotland to meet with workers and occasional trips to the FLEX office in London (trave
Salary
£26,750 to £29,960 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
22 Jul 2024

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