IARS is excited to announce a key vacancy for an ambitious Campaigns’ Coordinator. The deadline is on Thursday 31st July 2014, midnight. This is an office-based post initially offered on a 3 dpw, salary £22,920 - £31,935 pro rata depending on experience. Follow the link for the application pack.
Are you a practitioner working with victims in the community or within the criminal justice system? Have you been a victim of the criminal justice system and have a view on how criminal justice service should be provided? Do you know of any good examples where criminal justice is delivered in the interest of victims while respecting their rights? Have you seen a good restorative justice practice that is delivered safely and in the interest for the victim?
IARS is excited to announce a new paid internship for an IT support Intern. The deadline for applications is midnight on the 1st August 2014. Working days and hours are flexible and will be negotiated once the candidate has been selected. This is a paid internship for an IT student/junior IT expert who would like to gain first-hand experience in an office environment.
In the current social and economic climate where young people are pushed in the margins of society, IARS won Erasmus + (KA3) funding to continue its user-led and youth focused policy work, enabling thousands of young people across the UK and Europe to voice their real issues to decision-makers, and drive change from the bottom up.
IARS is excited to announce a new internship for the Secretariat of our peer reviewed Youth Voice Journal. The deadline for applications is midnight 28th July 2014. Working days and hours are flexible and will be negotiated once the candidate has been selected. Travel expenses (up to £7.50 per day) and lunch (up to £5 per day) will be covered.
IARS Training on Gender Sensitivity in the Asylum Process, 28 July 2014 at Freedom from Torture office - CPD accredited
IARS is thrilled to announce another training session on Gender Sensitivity in the Asylum Process. This evidence-based, user-led awareness raising programme for professionals and service providers is focused on the impact of gender-based violence on refugee and asylum-seeking women, and the need for a gender-sensitive treatment of this group. The seminar is CPD accredited.
IARS Projects Coordinator (Equalities), Dr Natalia Paszkiewicz, and Prof. Theo Gavrielides, IARS Founder and Director, have jointly published in the first edition of the Probation Institute's Journal, Probation Quarterly.
Detention Action has launched an alternative to detention project for young migrant ex-offenders at risk of indefinite immigration detention. The Community Support Project is the first alternative to detention specifically to address the needs of migrant ex-offenders, who frequently experience the longest periods of immigration detention. It is also the first alternative to detention to focus on migrants’ active community participation.