Bedford, Bedford
£27,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

At the King’s Arms Project, we believe that there is no such thing as a hopeless case.  We refuse to give up on anybody and believe that everyone can have a bright future.  We have been supporting people out of poverty for over 30 years and have seen many overcome incredible adversity and go on to achieve incredible personal success.  If you’re passionate about supporting refugees and vulnerable migrants, we want to hear from you! 

Support Team Leader – Refugee & Migrant Services – Full time (40 hours per week).

The Support Team Leader oversees our team of support workers as they serve refugees and migrants by delivering a number of services, including: 

  • Providing vulnerable migrants with high quality information and advice,
  • Providing holistic integration support to refugee families resettled by the UNHCR,
  • Providing supported accommodation for refused asylum seekers.

Due to COVID-19, our services are currently mostly being delivered remotely by video calling, with a phased return when this is deemed to be safe and necessary.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of the issues facing refugees & vulnerable migrants, have experience of managing a team in a casework environment, have excellent cross-cultural and interpersonal skills and be someone who champions best practice.

As an active Christian, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate and apply your Christian faith to all that we do. Please refer to our ‘Statement of Belief’ for the basis of our Christian faith.

The closing date for applications is 12pm Friday 10th July.

We will interview for these positions during the week commencing Monday 13th July.

Posted on: 19 June 2020
Closed date: 10 July 2020
Tags: Christian, Social Care/Development

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