Job Opportunities

Administration Officer

Job type:  P/T Administration Officer, 15 hours per week

Salary/Contract:  £6,864.00, Permanent (6-month probationary period) 

Location:  OSCAR Birmingham, 22 Regent Place, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B1 3NJ

Organisation for Sickle Cell Anaemia Relief & Thalassaemia Support (OSCAR) is a voluntary organisation and registered charity based in Birmingham. Our aim is to help improve the quality of life for individuals affected by Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia, which are long term genetic blood disorders. 

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, dedicated and organised team player to join us as an Administration Officer. You will have a strong, well-rounded administrative background and an excellent telephone manner, along with seamless confidence in liaising with staff and range of stakeholders at all levels. Experience of the Health and Social Care industry is diresable, along with strong skills to ensure the efficient running of office and projects, which is essential. 

If you have a passion for making a positive difference and can demonstrate the right behaviours, attitude and enthusiasm this is a fantastic opportunity to grow and develop in a caring, person-centred organisation.

For more details and an application form, please download the documents below:

Completed application forms to be sent to or by post to:

Private and Confidential: The Recruiting Manager, OSCAR Birmingham Ltd, 22 Regent Place, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B1 3NJ.

Application deadline: Friday 15th February 2019.

Interviews to be held: Thursday 28th February 2019.

Unfortunately we are unable to acknowledge receipt of applications, so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days of the closing date please assume that you have not been shortlisted.  

Administration Officer Downloads

Administration Officer Application Form (doc)


Job Description Administration Officer (pdf)


Freelance Participation Worker

Job type:  Freelance Participation Worker 

Salary/Contract:   TBA-Initial short term (Minimum 3 months)

Location:  Birmingham and Jewellery Quarter

We are currently looking for a Participation Worker on a freelance sessional basis to work on a new assignment with young people aged 15-21 years old. You must have a proven track record in working with young people in any setting and as a creative self-starter. 

Positive attitude and enthusiasm, along with the ability to support young people living with Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia, predominantly from Black and Minority Ethnic communities. You must also be able to demonstrate skills and knowledge to engagement especially in group settings and on individual basis in order to co-design actions required for this role. 

Experience in working with young people with a long-term health condition(s) and managing resources are desirable. 

Please send a covering letter highlighting how you meet the above requirements of this role, along with your CV to

For further information on any of the posts then contact the Recruiting Manager at OSCAR Birmingham on 0121 212 9209.

OSCAR Birmingham Ltd is a registered charity in England & Wales (1109849). We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of our service users and expect all staff and volunteers to share that commitment. Any employment offer is subject to successful references and checks under Disclosure Barring Scheme.

Freelance Participation Worker Downloads

Freelance Participation Worker Job Advert (pdf)