ASSIST Sheffield

Challenging asylum destitution


ASSIST is recruiting a Client Support Manager

5 May 2017 Job Title: Client Support Manager Responsible to: Trustees Hours: Full Time Salary: £28,000 pa Responsible for: Work of ASSIST’s client support volunteer teams, Volunteering Coordinator, Admin and Support Officer Location: ASSIST Sheffield, Victoria Hall Methodist Church, Norfolk St, Sheffield.

ASSIST is recruiting a Finance and Admin Officer

2 May 2017 Job Title: Finance and Admin Officer Responsible to: Resource Manager Hours: 14 hours Salary: £18,500 pa (salary stated is for full time equivalent, this rate would be pro-rata’d for 14hours/35 ) Line Managed by: Resource Manager Responsible for: Finance team volunteers Location: ASSIST Sheffield, Victoria Hall Methodist Church, Norfolk St, Sheffield

Book your tickets for our 2017 Fundraising Dinner on Saturday 1 July

23 Apr 2017 It’s time to book your tickets for our big event of the year! For our 2017 Fundraising Dinner we are using a new venue and we have engaged new caterers, The Real Junk Food Project. Once again we are celebrating Refugee Week and the work of ASSIST, but because Refugee Week once again falls during Ramadan we’ve chosen a slightly later date.

Louise completes her Pilgrimage walk to Santiago de Compostello in aid of ASSIST

4 Apr 2017 Louise Grosberg has walked from Porto to Santiago de Compostello, raising well over £5,000 for ASSIST in the process. Here’s what she said before the walk…

ASSIST Sheffield is seeking to recruit three new trustees

4 Apr 2017 ASSIST is going through a period of organisational change. It is a vibrant and complex organisation, with over 200 volunteers, and 3.7 FTE staff (5 employed people). The staff team is shortly to increase following a successful funding bid, and this will accompany a restructure which is the result of extensive external and internal consultations.

Mor Kabasi to perform the next Talking Gig on 8 May

24 Mar 2017 At the HUBS (Sheffield Student’s Union) Monday 8th May Doors at 7:30 Another in the wonderful series of Talking Gigs which give you the chance to hear top artists from the UK and around the world, in intimate venues, play and talk about their music, instruments, culture, countries … and to ask questions about whatever aspects of the music interests you. And each of the gigs raises funds for ASSIST.

Opportunity for a Website Developer

15 Mar 2017 We are planning a project to redesign and improve this website to make it reflect our branding and work harder for us. If you are a web designer / developer with Drupal skills download our Invitation to tender and read on!

ASSIST is recruiting a new Volunteering Coordinator! (now closed)

13 Mar 2017 ASSIST is Recruiting a Volunteering Coordinator! Job Title: Volunteering Coordinator Responsible for: Volunteering programme at ASSIST Hours: Part-time: 21 hours Some evening and weekend work will be required Salary: _£22,500 to £23,500 pa, pro rata’d to 21 hours _ Leave: 25 days p.a.+ statutory bank holidays, pro rata’d to 21 hours per week

Festival of Debate FREE event - Thurs 11 May - 'The Home Truth'

12 Mar 2017 THU 11 MAY | 7-8PM | QUAKER MEETING HOUSE | FREEIn association with ASSIST

Sheffield University Film Unit choose ASSIST as their Charity of the Year

15 Feb 2017 Sheffield University Film Unit is a professional quality independent cinema located deep within the University of Sheffield Union of Students. They show films all through Freshers’ week, and then every Friday, Saturday & Sunday. We are excited to report that they have chosen ASSIST as their charity of the year and are offering us some free tickets for asylum seekers for each showing. A huge thank you to the Film Unit for supporting us!