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MS-COS Community of Practice Fellow

Part time 4 days per week (30 hours per week)
£33,000 per Annum ProRata
Responsible to
Director of Counter-Trafficking & Publications
Camden, Central London
Closing date
27 days holiday plus 4% matched pension contribution


This post is suitable for an experienced practitioner from the anti-slavery, anti-trafficking, or other related fields).

An appreciation of the role of evidence in informing practice is a must for the post holder, however academic research experience is not a pre-requisite for this position. Of primary importance are excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills as well as a proven ability to support and deliver communities of practice, learning networks or other professional interest groups.

The post holder will be experienced with different group facilitation methods and will be confident working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to deliver quality, timely work. This role would be a good fit for a professional looking for a secondment opportunity or for someone looking to build a profile relating to evidence-based practice and policy making.

The successful candidate will be employed by the Helen Bamber Foundation (HBF) which is a stakeholder in the MS-COS project and Community of Practice.  The role is based within the HBF department and will be line managed and supported by the HBF Director of Counter-Trafficking and Publications, who also has a key role in the MS-COS project.  The role will be integrated into HBF’s counter-trafficking team and frontline counter-trafficking programme. 

Please note that the successful candidate will be offered the job subject to suitable references and an enhanced DBS check. If appointed, you will be required to give your consent to HBF to receive regular updates on your criminal records status throughout your employment. 

Please submit an up-to-date CV and covering letter by 04/07/ 2022, 9:00 am. interview will be scheduled after 11/07/2022, Your application should outline your relevant skills and experience, as well as how your previous experience that matches the listed responsibilities and person specification to

Please state in your covering letter when you would be available to start the role. In setting the salary regard has been had to the NCJ payscales.

Interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible following closure of the role at our offices in central London. For any queries, please contact Rachel Witkin, Director of Countertrafficking at

We regret that we can only respond to applicants who make it to the interview stage. No agencies.


Equal Opportunities

The Helen Bamber Foundation and Asylum Aid is an equal opportunities and Living Wage employer. We are committed to attracting and recruiting diverse candidates as we are keen to make sure that our staff, trustees, volunteers and ambassadors reflect the communities we serve and the wider community we work in at every level within the organisation. We particularly welcome applications from Minority Ethnicities.

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