Resettlement Worker – Worcestershire

By July 10, 2018Worcestershire

Worcestershire
£26,470 per annum
Full time – 35 hours per week
Permanent

Drawing on over 30 years’ experience of refugee resettlement; Refugee Action are continuing to work with Worcestershire County Council as part of the Syrian Vulnerable Person Resettlement Programme to welcome a further 50 refugees into the county.

This will include providing support around housing, health, education and employment in co-operation with a wide range of agencies.

With a focus on fostering independence and respect for the culture, personal history and situation of service users you will also have experience of undertaking support work with clients in their own accommodation, and of developing assessment plans to meet clients’ needs.

Along with the above, you will also have:

• The ability to work with and provide training or information to groups.

• Ability to deliver care plans in cooperation and partnership with a range of organisations and experience of doing so.

• A working knowledge of UK mainstream services e.g. Education, Health, Housing, Welfare Benefits and community support systems.

• Experience and understanding of supporting volunteers to deliver services to clients.

• A driving licence and use of a car for work

This post will have an office base in Worcestershire (the location of this has not yet been confirmed). The post will require travel across the county.

Successful candidates must be available to start on Monday 10th September 2018 or earlier.

For further details, and to apply, please click the ‘download application’ link.

Completed applications should be sent to recruitment@refugee-action.org.uk

Closing Date: Wednesday 25th July 2018, 9:00am

Interviews: Tuesday 7th August 2018 in Birmingham

Closing date: 25 July 2018 at 9:00 am


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