Safe Passage works across Europe to break open safe and legal routes to protection for refugees. We are looking for someone to provide maternity cover for our EU Advocacy and Project Manager, who will be on maternity leave from July 2018.
The role has three core areas of focus:
• Ensuring safe and legal routes such as Dublin III’s family reunion provisions work well to transfer thousands of refugees safely to join family elsewhere in Europe, particularly focussing on the UK and Germany as receiving countries; and Greece, Italy and France as sending countries.
• Influencing key negotiations at EU level and leading the work on the future of safe and legal routes within Europe such as: Dublin IV, the parts of the Common European Asylum System and other relative legislative proposals relative to safe and legal channels & unaccompanied children and vulnerable groups of asylum seekers and refugees
• Promoting the development and improvement of safe and legal routes at European Union level through advocacy, research and campaigns.
Role dates: July to December (although some flexibility on start date is possible).
Closing date for applications: Monday 11th June.
The role will be based in Brussels.
Interested candidates should send an application and covering letter to: