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Reference: 65135

Date Added: 10 March 2018
Closing Date: 9 April 2018

Job Title: Multidisciplinary Internship (including Research and Policy)

Working For: Justice For a Better World (JFBW)

Location: London

Charity Number: 1154035

Salary: Travel and lunch expenses (part-time)

Job Details

As this is a voluntary role there are no fixed hours or responsibilities. Nonetheless, interns play a vital role in the organisation and there will be plenty of opportunities for career and personal
development. This is also an excellent opportunity for someone interested in gaining experience in the NGO/Charity sector.

Between 2010 and 2020 our ambition is to equip and empower millions of disadvantaged people
with the tools necessary for a better future, a future without poverty." Working with our partner in the SE1 area (Bankside Residents' Forum) in London we seek interns to assist us to address issues facing residents amidst a sea of wealth.

There are internship opportunities in the following areas: 

  • Research and Policy 
  • Campaigns and Communications
  • Events and Project Coordination
  • Finance and Accounts 

JFBW and its local partner Bankside Residents' Forum welcomes volunteers with an interest in evidence based analysis to inform public policy in the following areas: housing, planning, justice, community cohesion and local governance.

The role will be based in SE1 and will provide you with exposure and experience of advocating
through policy the needs of disadvantaged groups to central and local government policymakers
and corporate/third sector stakeholders.

The right candidate will have an insight in:

  • Community engagement
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Corporate engagement
  • Organising and attending events
  • Managing social Media and blogging

Essential:

  • An interest in empowering disadvantaged groups in society
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Creative and able to take the initiative
  • Prepared to challenge convention

W4MP Note:
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
advertising-jobs-with-w4mp/volunteers/what-is-the-national-minimum-wage/
for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.

Closing Date: 9 April 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place between 10th April and 20th April 2018.

Application Details

Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter to amireden@jfbw.org with subject heading JFBW Volunteer.

For any questions please email amireden@jfbw.org or call 020 3865 7082 - please leave a voicemail with your name and number if we are unable to answer your call. 

Website: http://www.jfbw.org

Additional Notes