Work with Jawaab


Jawaab has ambitious plans to expand the reach of our work over the next 12 months, involving more young people in our programmes and campaigns.

We are excited to announce that we are recruiting a new part time (0.2 FTE) team member to support these developments – a Project Support Officer.

Please read on for more information on the role, and how to apply.


About us

“Jawaab” means to ‘answer/reply’ or ‘to fulfil a purpose’, across parts of Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Jawaab is a grassroots youth movement seeking to address inequalities in race and ethnicity. Our aims are to:

  • Raise awareness of social and political issues minority groups are facing.
  • Challenge hate, racism, inequality and injustice.  
  • Break down negative misconceptions, stereotypes and preconceived notions about particular communities.
  • Mobilise a grassroots youth movement which provides young people a safe space for expression and a platform to develop into future leaders.


Project Support Officer

As Outreach and Project Support Officer, you will be responsible for making contact with community groups, schools and colleges, supporting them to take advantage of Jawaab’s workshops. A highly skilled communicator and organiser, you will coordinate Jawaab’s relationship and capacity building work, as well as providing office management and project support where needed.

Click here to download the full job description and person specification.



To apply

To apply for either role please send your CV to along with a covering letter (of no more than 800 words) outlining how your interests and former experience suit you to the relevant role.

Closing date: Sunday 20th March, 9am

Shortlisting date: Tuesday 22nd March

Interview date: Tuesday 29th March

Please note that as a small organisation with limited resources, we are unfortunately only able to respond to applicants who have been shortlisted for interview. If you have not heard from us by Friday 25th March we regret to inform you that you have not been successful for this opportunity.