Careers at ACH

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Careers at ACH

At ACH, our vision is to empower refugees and migrants who reside in the UK to lead self-sufficient and ambitious lives.

We provide tailored integration services across the West Midlands and South West that not only help individuals but also disrupt the systems that have entrenched inequalities in our society. In 2021 alone, we helped 1000+ people to achieve their personal goals and lead fulfilling lives in their new country.   

By working with us at ACH, you will be supporting refugees and migrants to build a better, brighter future.

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Join the team

Help us build a better future for refugees and migrants in the UK!

Click 'View vacancies' below to find your perfect role with us. Or, keep scrolling to discover more about working at ACH.

 

Benefits
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Flexible working

We offer a blend of in-office and remote work, with core hours of 10:00 - 16:00 (dependent on role).

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Employee recognition

Our employee recognition programme could see you win £40 for being the star of the month.

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Training and development

Annually, you will have £500 to spend on training course/s of your choice.

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The usual stuff

A competitive salary, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and a pension plan.

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Social gatherings and staff retreats

We get together once a year for a day of team building, food and most importantly fun! We also enjoy bringing people together to celebrate occasions such as Eid and Christmas! 

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Employee assistance programme

You will have free, 24/7 access to CCP, our employee assistance provider who can support you with anything from difficult conversations to personal related issues.

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Plenty of food

Each office has a kitchen stocked with fruit, biscuits, tea, and coffee, with plenty of staff lunches on offer. Talking over food is a great way to learn about others whilst trying new cuisines.

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Our culture 

Our combined lived and learned experiences enable us to provide a unique stance on refugee and migrant integration and a place where people can learn from one another. We value the collective strength of different cultures and are proud to have people from countries around the world working with us. With ACH, you will be free to innovate and be creative whilst working in a friendly, supportive and flexible environment.

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“I am proud to be part of an organisation which is willing to think creatively about how to best support refugees and vulnerable migrants. The sheer diversity of people I get to work with is amazing and joining ACH will see you enter the most welcoming workplace you could ask for, with the freedom and space to explore your ideas! I have made lifelong friends here who I would never have met anywhere else.”

Tom, Research and Project Lead, ACH employee for 9+ years.

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Our values 

  • Caring  

  • Empowering  

  • Integrity  

  • Respect  

  • Excellence  

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Inclusion and diversity 

Lived experience and diversity are at the heart of everything we do. We welcome applicants from a refugee or migrant background and celebrate the collective strength of different perspectives.  

Our flexible working enables more people to join us on our journey to achieve our vision and helps you to fit your work around you and your personal circumstances.  

Each office also has its own prayer room and you will always be given the time you need to practice your religion. 

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Volunteering

We’re always on the lookout for volunteers who share our vision!  

Our CEO, Fuad, started out on a voluntary basis, placing it firmly at the heart of the organisation. We see it as a great way for you to build the confidence and key skills that can lead to future success and aim to ensure the experience contributes to your personal and career development.  

Email jobs@ach.org.uk with your CV to express your interest in volunteering.

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Contact us 

For an informal conversation or to find out more about ACH or any of our roles advertised, please don’t hesitate to contact our People and Culture Manager by emailing - jobs@ach.org.uk.

You can also view our recruitment pack below for more information.

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