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Job Vacancy – Information, Advice and Advocacy Offer

Position: Information, Advice and Advocacy Offer
Employment Type 3 year fixed term contract
Remuneration £25,000 (Pro-Rata)

Hours:  14 hours per week 

Location:  Shepherd’s Bush, London

Application Date: 31 July 2017
Close Date: 14 August 2017

About the Lido Foundation

Lido Foundation supports disadvantaged people from the Somali community in order to enable them to live independent and fulfilling lives.

We aim to achieve this by providing them with advice, training and support so that they have the confidence and knowledge to live fulfilling lives and socially integrate into the wider society.

We are based in the London borough of Hammersmith & Fulham where the majority of our beneficiaries are drawn.

Although our focus is on the Somali community we are open to all people regardless of ethnicity, gender, religion or sexual orientation.

Summary of the role

To provide information, advice and advocacy support to disadvantaged people from the Somali community in the London borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

The post-holder must possess an understanding of the wider issues of disadvantage that affect migrants and newly arrived communities in the UK. You will also have the ability to speak the Somali language fluently, to be a strong team player with excellent negotiation and communication skills, and an ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.

You can view the Job Description here.

Job Description – Information Advice and Advocacy Officer

How to apply

For those candidates who wish to apply for this position please email your CV along with a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the job description and person specification. Please email to for the attention of Mr Liban Muse.

The deadline for submissions is Monday 14th August at 10am.



Lido Foundation
Office E, Stebbing House
5 Queensdale Crescent
London W11 4TE

Tel:      020 8150 6265



Monday: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday Closed


Please call our offices to make an appointment during our opening hours or drop in at our office. Home visits are available for the disabled and elderly.