Resettlement Caseworker

Saint Louis, Missouri
Client Services
10/06/2021
IISTL
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

Qualifications:

  • 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.

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