The Detention Forum is looking for a volunteer researcher

13 Feb 2013

The Detention Forum is a network of over 30 NGOs working to challenge the legitimacy of the immigration detention system as used in the UK today.  Having agreed its joint strategy, it will become a membership-based network from May 2013. 

One of its Working Groups, the Working Group on Vulnerable People, is looking for a volunteer researcher who will help the Group’s project, ‘Vulnerability in detention: policy and practice’.  

More information about this research project is available here: VPWG research proposal

If you are interested, please contact Ali McGinley, Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID) or Nic Eadie, Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group (GDWG) .

Applications should take the form of a CV, covering letter outlining your relevant experience and suitability, and an example of your written work. It should reach us before the 1st March.