About The Role: This is an exciting opportunity for someone with experience in casework / social work and passionate about human rights. The caseworker will be in direct contact with women who are asylum seekers & refugees. The caseworker will assist them with daily necessities and legal immigration requirements.
Your work will make a tremendous difference in the lives of the courageous members of this community and will provide you an incredible opportunity to learn about different cultures, traditions, world views, and languages.
Maintain weekly check-ins with your assigned members, 15 min - 1 hr sessions on average
Facilitate the transfer of information that will enable members to prepare relevant documentation and access to specialized care
Facilitate group meetings for house members on average, once per month
Carry out a risk assessment and make referrals when necessary, inform members of the existing provisions available to them and encourage them to explore and map external safe spaces
Prepare weekly case reports and provide recommendations
Support and guide residents in their job search and housing search
Coordinate with translators and cultural mediators as necessary
Carry out crisis management and de-escalation techniques in special emergency situations
Collaborate on data collection and mapping of structures and services for the target population
Ensure the confidentiality of all information of the members
Promote long-term strategy and problem/conflict resolution
Undertake other duties as assigned
The position is open for female candidates only
Availability to work 30 hours/week
Candidates must be based in Greece
Greek citizenship or eligible to work within the EU
Background in social work or counseling
Experience working in Greece
Firm understanding of the asylum process in Greece
Experience in Casework
Required proficiency in English and French. Arabic or Farsi would be an asset, but not required.
Introduction to different world views, cultures, traditions, and languages
Work alongside highly motivated and dedicated individuals who set out to change the world
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