Islington, Greater London
£19,200 (FTE £24,000 per year)
Contract, Part-time, 9.30-5.00 4 days per week
Job description

Islington Centre is seeking a committed and motivated Support Service Caseworker. Do you want to help refugees and asylum seekers in London?  Have you got experience in working to support vulnerable people individually and cross-organisationally?  If so, this exciting opportunity could be for you. Islington Centre for Refugees has been helping to integrate refugees since 1997.  We engage with our clients each day and are currently working online, by phone and in-person. We operate in-person from the Centre’s premises in Islington. We create a community, teach English, provide a support service and a therapeutic and creative space with arts activities and sports that help people who have suffered trauma.  You will be working directly to help resolve issues arising around destitution, accommodation, asylum support, health benefits and referrals. The role requires someone who is resilient, professional, self motivated with a strong work ethic and determination, attention to detail, the ability to make decisions and a great empathy for the clients we work with. You will report to the Support Service Coordinator who you will work closely with. You must be set up to work from home effectively. If you’d like to apply, please read the Job Description and Person Specification carefully and complete the Application Form. Please note we can only consider candidates who have completed an Application Form.

Please note: Interviews will be held on Friday 10th December (morning).

(Please also note that this has changed from original advertised date.)




Posted on: 19 November 2021
Closed date: 03 December 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Advocacy

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