We are looking for Hong Kong BN(O) volunteers!

The North West RSMP Welcome Hub has created the Hong Kong BN(O)s Welcome Grant Scheme which will award grants to organisations that propose suitable projects and activities for Hong Kong BN(O) visa holders across the North West.

We are looking for 4 volunteers with lived experience of arriving to the UK on the Hong Kong BN(O) visa to support us with assessing applications to the grants scheme in February.

The requirements are as follows:

  • You have to be available for 2 hours in the afternoon on either 9th or 17th February, and be able to offer a few hours of your time during the week prior to these dates;
  • You must have a good level of written and spoken English to be able to fully participate in the assessments;
  • You cannot be named in the structure of any organisation or group that is applying for the North West RSMP Hong Kong BN(O)s Welcome Grant (i.e. you cannot be a trustee, a director, or an employee).

If you would like to apply, please send us a short expression of interest (max 250 words) to RSMP@manchester.gov.uk.

In your expression on interest, please tell us a little bit about yourself and why you would like to volunteer for this role. Please include which date (9th or 17th February) is your preferred.

The deadline for the expressions of interest is the 15th January.

We are happy to be contacted if you have any questions about the above. We are looking forward to hearing from you!