Social Worker

Υποβολή μέχρι: 14/11/2018
Τοποθεσία: Θεσσαλονίκη

Job Title:                         Social Worker

Status:                                Full Time

Location(s):                     Thessaloniki

Position Summary:      The Social Worker is expected to provide psychosocial support, assess the needs, ensure proper case management for beneficiaries; identify vulnerabilities and refer to available services, accompany beneficiaries to different services.

Child Safeguarding Policy

Level 3 The job holder will have regular contact with children

Responsibilities

Social Services Provision 

  • Provide comprehensive package of Social Services to vulnerable groups which Thessaloniki Solidarity Center supports
  • Providing Face to Face counseling and guidance
  • Identify vulnerabilities and facilitate their access to available support
  • Ensure internal and external referrals are carried out effectively
  • Accompany beneficiaries to various services, including hospitals, asylum service, tax authorities etc
  • Conduct regular home visits if needed
  • Prepare individual and family social plan

 Data base and Case related info management

  • Brief and full Social History taking

 Other Duties

  • Collaborate other actor in the area (public sector, NGOs and local organizations) to link the beneficiaries with the services needed
  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide a comprehensive case plan for beneficiaries
  • Organism group activities for beneficiaries aiming to their empowerment
  • Promote community engagement through structured activities

Job Requirements / Skills Required

Essential

  • Social Workers Degree
  • Social Workers Permission of Work
  • 3 years’ experience in Relevant Position (at least 2 years in Social Service and project serving refugees and migrants population)
  • Familiar with Refugee and Migration Issues (Asylum processes, Relocation –new Law)
  • Cross Cultural Awareness and flexibility
  • Computer literate & numerate
  • Well organized and efficient
  • Good interpersonal & communications skills
  • Native in Greek
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken)

Desired

  • Field work experience, e.g. in camps or temporary settlements
  • Interest and experience to work with vulnerable groups
  • Knowledge of Arabic, French or Farsi

If you are interested in applying, please send your CV and motivation letter to recruitment@solidaritynow.org mentioning in the email subject “Social Worker_Thessaloniki”.

SN is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities and from vulnerable and disadvantaged groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Recruitment processes reflect SN’s commitment to keeping children safe from harm and abuse. Employment is subject to SN Child protection standards, including background checks and adherence to SN Child Safeguarding Policy.

 Closing date: Wednesday 14th November 2018

Only short-listed candidates will receive a written reply.


Remarks: Before submitting your CV, please read carefully the employees’ privacy notice on the processing of personal data pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and the respective Greek legislation.

For roles that will have regular contact with vulnerable populations SolidarityNow is obliged to seek information about criminal convictions and offences, and selected candidates will be requested to provide a recent copy of criminal record.

Following the preventive measures against COVID-19, holding a vaccination certificate or undergoing Covid-19 antigen tests as per government directions is mandatory.