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Use your skills to help end slavery.

Hope for Justice exists to bring an end to modern slavery by preventing exploitation, rescuing victims, restoring lives and reforming society. Around the world, we are growing a movement of abolitionists who believe freedom is worth the fight. Our team works from more than 30 locations across five continents. If you’re looking to make a difference, this is the place for the you.

Independent Modern Slavery Advocate (Manchester, UK)

Hope for Justice is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic professional who is able to work directly with survivors, offering legal advocacy and specialist support and advice.

Could you join our team of Independent Modern Slavery Advocates, helping people who have been victims of modern slavery to understand and access their entitlements to welfare and housing benefits, conducting needs-led assessments, and signposting them to relevant services?

The successful candidate will have worked previously with vulnerable adults in an advisory capacity, and have excellent knowledge of welfare benefits law and the laws relating to modern slavery. They must also have demonstrable core legal skills including research, advocacy, negotiation, drafting and interviewing. A full list of required skills, competencies, duties and responsibilities is available in the Role Profile, below.

This position will be home-based initially, until Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted. Thereafter, it will be based at head office in central Manchester.

Location: Manchester, UK

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package

Full-time

Closing date: Wednesday, July 22nd

(Note: Early applications are welcomed, as preliminary interviews may be conducted throughout the process.)

To apply: Email your covering letter, CV and completed Application Form to applications.uk@hopeforjustice.org

Partnerships Officer – Trusts & Foundations (US)

Hope for Justice exists to bring an end to modern slavery by preventing exploitation, rescuing victims, restoring lives and reforming society – do you share our passion to live in a world free from slavery?

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Partnerships Officer to join our Trusts & Foundations team, helping to secure long-term and sustainable sources of income for Hope for Justice’s award-winning and life-changing projects.

The role includes research, application writing, relationship building, generating reports for secured funders and the ability to work effectively towards ambitious targets. Knowledge of modern slavery and human trafficking will be an important part of achieving success in this role.

This position requires someone with at least two years’ experience in a similar role and a proven track record – for full details, see the Role Profile below.

Change lives
End slavery

Location: Nashville, TN

Full-time

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package

Closing date: Sunday, July 19th, 2020

Note: Early applications are welcomed, as preliminary interviews may be conducted throughout the process

To apply: Email your covering letter, resume and completed Application Form to applications.us@hopeforjustice.org

HR Adviser (UK)

Hope for Justice exists to bring an end to modern slavery by preventing exploitation, rescuing victims, restoring lives and reforming society – do you share our passion to live in a world free from slavery?

We are seeking an experienced and well-qualified HR Adviser to join the team at Hope for Justice, with a primary focus on recruitment, staff development and well-being.

The role requires a person with good all-round generalist HR experience and minimum level 5 CIPD qualified or equivalent. We will also be looking for someone with proven experience facilitating, advising, guiding and supporting line managers on a range of employee relations issues.

This position will be home-based initially, until Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted. Thereafter, it will be based at head office in central Manchester.

For full details about this exciting position, see the Role Profile below. 

Change lives
End slavery

Location: Manchester, UK

Full-time

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package

Closing date: Friday, July 31st, 2020

Note: Early applications are welcomed, as preliminary interviews may be conducted throughout the process

To apply: Email your covering letter, CV and completed Application Form to applications.uk@hopeforjustice.org

Volunteering with Hope for Justice

Help us to change lives and end slavery!

Do you want to be part of something incredible? At Hope for Justice, we’re proud to work with a community of amazing volunteers – and we’d love you to join us!

Volunteers are the heartbeat of our movement to end slavery. By joining the team at Hope for Justice (wherever you are in the world) you can be part of making huge change happen in virtually every continent. Under the UK Government Furlough scheme people are allowed to volunteer their time. Take a look at some of our current volunteering opportunities below – whatever you do, you’ll be helping to bring fresh hope and the promise of a new start to thousands of men, women and children.

  • UK Fundraising & Partnerships (Internet research support for our Trust and Grants team / Supporter communications via email & phone / Research into global/institutional donors)
  • US Fundraising & Partnerships (Internet research support for our Trust and Grants team / Supporter communications  via email & phone)
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  • Business skills (Project management / Business analysis / Continuity planning)
  • General administration
  • Internal communications
  • Film and Media (Copywriting, video editing, graphic design)
  • Research; policies, COVID-19 impact on human trafficking, support for victims of modern slavery
  • Supply chain management
  • Marketing

If you feel you have skills to offer which aren’t listed we still love to hear from you – just get in touch via the online application link below. Whatever you decide to do, you’ll be working with like-minded people, developing excellent skills and gaining valuable experience. You’ll also be joining a global network committed to one thing: living in a world free from slavery.

What our volunteers say:

“Undoubtedly the best thing about volunteering for Hope for Justice is the tremendous support and positive feedback that everyone who works at Hope for Justice gives to us volunteers” – Andrew, Hope for Justice Volunteer

To apply for any of these volunteering roles simply complete the short online application and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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