Local Authority Asylum Support Liaison Officer - G987
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 28/06/2018 23:59
£23,111 - £24,657
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Department: Culture, Communities and Communications
Service Area: Stronger Communities
Salary: £23,111 - £24,657
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contractual Status: Fixed term until 31st March 2020
This exciting post will work in the Community Support Team within Middlesbrough Council to facilitate the smooth transition of new refugees from government-supported accommodation into mainstream society during their 28-day ‘move on’ period and help facilitate the return of failed asylum seekers.
The successful applicant will have:
• The ability to engage service users in planning, delivery and evaluations or provision.
• The knowledge of the resources available to provide information, advice and guidance to adults.
• Knowledge of safeguarding guidance and procedures for adults.
• Effective communications skills both written and oral, in order to interact with children and adults, colleagues, managers and partner agencies and to positively represent the council in a range of internal and external forums.
Our team offers regular supervision and appraisal, shared knowledge, support and resources from co-location with the range of responsibilities within the Community Support Team. The post will offer good opportunities and strong team identity.
Applications are invited from dynamic, motivated and committed individuals.
The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing date: Thursday 28th June 2018 by 12 midnight.
This job is closed for applications.