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Refugee Resettlement Support Worker

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
01/12/2021
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/12/2021 23:59
Salary:
Grade 7 £23,541 to £27,041
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Housing
Vacancy ID:
217341
Employment Location:
Crook CAP
Post Number:
REG21-470
Number of posts:
1
Closing date:
14 Dec
Further Information

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE IS AN ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENT FOR ALL APPLICANTS TO BE FLUENT IN ENGLISH, PASHTO AND DARI.

An opportunity has arisen for a Refugee Resettlement Support Worker for a fixed term period of 2 years.

The post holder will:-
* Provide comprehensive support for the resettlement key workers as part of the Humanitarian project.
* Provide support and assistance with the team around translation and interpretation.
* Support the key workers to work with families to enable them to live successfully in the community.

Applicants should hold a NVQ Level 3 or equivalent together with experience of dealing with members of the public in person and on the telephone. It is essential that the successful applicant be fluent in English, Pashto and Dari.

Interviews are scheduled to be held via Microsoft Teams on Wednesday 22 or Thursday 23 December 2021.

For further information regarding the post, please contact Aimee Mackintosh, Senior Refugee Resettlement Officer on 07771825804 or by email at aimee.mackintosh@durham.gov.uk OR Rebecca Angus, Housing Team Leader on 07909537208 or by email at rebecca.angus@durham.gov.uk

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL COMMUNICATION REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION FOR THIS POST WILL BE SENT TO THE EMAIL ADDRESS THAT YOU HAVE REGISTERED WITH NORTH EAST JOBS, INCLUDING YOUR INVITE TO INTERVIEW IF YOU ARE SHORTLISTED. PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL AFTER THE CLOSING DATE FOR NOTIFICATION FROM DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK AS YOU WILL NOT BE NOTIFIED BY ANY OTHER MEANS. PLEASE ENSURE YOU CHECK YOUR JUNK MAIL.

In line with the County Council's Recruitment and Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Apply on-line or for further assistance contact the Payroll & Employee Services on 03000 263154/264469/264086 or email PESREG@durham.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.