Volunteer

Volunteer with Asylum Seekers Information Services Team, Chios

ChooseHumanity – Greece is seeking Volunteers to join our Asylum Seekers Information Services Team in Chios township, Chios Island, Greece.

Do you share our passion for Fair Process? Do you want to contribute to make the application process for asylum seekers seeking international protection more accessible?

As a ChooseHumanity – Greece Volunteer, you will support asylum seekers seeking international protection on Chios Island, Greece. These are some of the most disadvantaged people in the European Union. By volunteering with ChooseHumanity – Greece, you will assist them to exercise their rights to information, to fair process and to natural justice.

By joining us you will be contributing to our mission to improve the access to justice for vulnerable individuals because:

Every individual has the right to a Fair Process… has the right to Information and Legal Aid.

Here’s how you can get involved (Onsite):

Volunteer Advisor (qualified lawyers only) on ChooseHumanity – Greece Asylum Seekers Information Services Team in Chios township on Chios Island, Greece: a ‘hotspot’ of the EU Refugee Crisis.

Position Description: https://assistchios.info/volunteer-advisor


Volunteer interpreter/translators: English-Arabic, -Farsi/Dari, -French, -Kurdish (Sorani and Kormanji), -Pashto, -Somali, -Tigrinya and -Urdu – working in partnership with Volunteer Advisors.

Position Description: https://assistchios.info/volunteer-interpreter-translator-2


Administrator & Outreach Coordinator – reaches out to members of the NGO and refugee community to ensure cooperation with the former and facilitate access to A.Ss.I.S.T. services to the latter.

Position Description: https://assistchios.info/administrator-outreach-coordinator

Or, please forward a covering letter addressing the criteria for the position together with your CV providing two referees and their contact details to manager@assistchios.info


Coordinator – Interpreter/Translators Team – plays a key role in ensuring the services of interpreters and translators as required by the activities and services provided to the asylum seeker community.

Position Description: https://assistchios.info/coordinator-interpreter-translators-team

Or, please forward a covering letter addressing the criteria for the position together with your CV providing two referees and their contact details to manager@assistchios.info


OR
You can’t get to Greece but still want to contribute?…

Here’s how you can get involved (Remotely):

Are you a Creative wanting to add to your portfolio?…or perhaps you’re simply interested in contributing a couple of hours to work with our team, to learn more about the situation, or to spread the word?


ChooseHumanity – Greece is seeking creative ideas and strategic advice to support our legal aid initiatives, to improve our media coverage and fundraising, events and functions.

  • Fundraising
  • Proofreading and formatting
  • Website development & advice
  • Social media management

For Remote Volunteering please contact office@assistchios.info

ChooseHumanity – Greece is committed to the ethos of Volunteering and endeavours to exercise the highest level of best practice in every aspect of Volunteer support and management. Though there is flexibility in negotiating individual terms, ChooseHumanity – Greece specifically seeks onsite applicants who can commit to the project for a minimum period of three months. Remote volunteers are expected to commit to completing the project and term that they agree on.

Read more on what to expect:

Volunteer Advisor Position Description:
https://assistchios.info/volunteer-advisor

Volunteering with us:
https://assistchios.info/about-volunteering-with-us

Asylum Seekers Information Services Team Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/ASsISTChios/

Emergency Legal Aid Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/Emergency-Legal-Aid-ELA-Chios-1635124529841851/