Syrian Resettlement Support Worker – closing date 19 August 2018

Reading Refugee Support Group (RRSG) has been providing advice and support for refugees and asylum seekers for 24 years.

RRSG is recruiting 2 Resettlement Support Workers to join our team working across Berkshire supporting families who have been resettled under the Government funded Syrian Vulnerable Person Resettlement Scheme.

The aim of the programme is to support the families in settling and adjusting to life in the UK. An integral part of this position is to facilitate this integration process by supporting the families to gain essential living skills in the UK, empowering them to become independent and self-sufficient within a year.

Arabic as a first or second language is desirable. Knowledge and experience advice around welfare benefits is very desirable, as is experience of supporting vulnerable clients.

To apply please email us to request an application pack.

Address Line 1
1st Floor RISC
Address line 2
35-39 London Street
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 4PS
Postholder needs own transport
Yes
Contract type
Full time
Location
Berkshire-wide
Salary
£20661
Contact
Matt Ayres, Syrian Resettlement Support Worker
Main contact telephone
01189505356
How to apply

To apply please email us to request an application pack.

matt@rrsg.org.uk or download from our website www.rrsg.org.uk

or in person at RRSG, 1st Floor RISC, 35-39 London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS.

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

 

Open for applications from
2 August 2018
Closing date for applications
19 August 2018
Scheduled interview date
30 August 2018
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates