Part-time Befriending Women’s Worker

Would you like to join a small busy staff team committed to working towards Restore’s vision of a society into which all refugees and asylum seekers are welcomed, valued and integrated? Do you have the passion and organisational and pastoral skills needed to assist with Restore’s women’s befriending work? (NB This post is restricted to women applicants only and is exempt under Schedule 9, part 1 of the Equality Act 2010)

Restore, a project of Birmingham Churches Together, (charity number 243931) is seeking a part-time Befriending Women’s Worker for 21 hours a week on a 12-month fixed term contract to assist with the one-to-one befriending project and support female refugees and asylum seekers and female volunteers. There will also be involvement in organising group social activities for women and occasionally for families. This role requires commitment to Restore, collaborative team work, the ability to juggle tasks and excellent interpersonal and cross-cultural skills. The start date would be in September 2021 on a date to be agreed.

The office base is in Balsall Heath, but all staff are currently working from home.

Salary: Based on NJC spinal point 19 pro rata: (full time equivalent £25,481 p.a. from 1 April 2020)

For more information, Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form, visit

Closing date for applications: Thursday 1 July 2021 at 12 noon
Interviews: Friday 23 July and will include a role play. We are hoping that interviews will be face-to-face.


Location: Balsall Heath- Currently Home working Salary: NJC spinal point 19 pro rata: (full time equivalent £25,481 p.a. from 1 April 2020) Closing date: Thursday 1 July 2021 at 12 noon