Resettlement Caseworker

Saint Louis, Missouri
Client Services
Depends on Experience  Monthly
Full Time

International Institute of St. Louis is hiring for a full time resettlement caseworker. Ideal applicant must be proficient in both English and Dari or Pashtu or Arabic. Resettlement tasks include:

  • Provide resettlement services to newly arrived refugees, including SIV's and parolees
  • Assess refugee individual and family needs;
  • Provide refugee orientation and intake
  • Develop comprehensive resettlement plan with refugee;
  • Provide interpretation as needed for on-site community providers;
  • Conduct  home visits
  • Occasional evenings and weekends
  • Work within a diverse staff team; providing services across departments
  • As appropriate and needed, provide client transportation using own vehicle.
  • Participate in agency and department meetings and trainings
  • Report any client concerns to supervisor and/or appropriate staff
  • Maintain confidentiality of all client information
  • Other duties including grocery orientation, airport reception and as assigned


  • College degree or equivalent experience in social services or other relevant area
  • Bilingual in English AND Dari or Pashtu or Arabicwith good written English skills
  • Able to work in high activity situations, with quality time management skills
  • Ability to diffuse client complaints/conflicts
  • Ability to make quick, sound decisions
  • Understand and adhere to professional boundaries
  • Comfort using and knowledge of Microsoft Office Software
  • Work occasional weekends, nights.
  • Must have a car and valid driver's license with proof of insurance
  • Willing to obtain a MO chauffeur license

Candidates of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Position will remain open until filled.


IISTL mandates that all employees and volunteers have proof of current COVID vaccination with allowances for disability and religious exemptions