Resettlement Worker

Location Loughborough
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: £Up to £11 per hour
Contact name: Shona Inglis

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Job ref: RQ494973_1640768740
Published: 30 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Resettlement Worker
£11 per hour
Full Time Contract

We are seeking a Resettlement Worker to provide effective integration and orientation support to families resettled on resettlement and relocation schemes. This role requires a Full UK Driving License and access to a vehicle.

Main responsibilities include:-

  • Identify vulnerable individuals' support requirements at the earliest possible stages and co-ordinate the support required to meet their needs employing a partnership approach to ensure effective service delivery.
  • Directly support families with a wide range of vulnerabilities and support needs to successfully live independently, through the provision of advice, help and assistance and explaining the cultural differences in relation to a variety of housing and all related issues.
  • Provide support around improving life skills, for example; budgeting, making meal plans, dealing with correspondence and managing rent payments.
  • Work with clients to develop effective individual support packages by completing needs assessments, support plans and support reviews.

Key Skills and Requirements include:-

  • Experience in delivering a high quality housing service supporting positive outcomes for vulnerable residents, refugees and asylum seekers.
  • Ability to manage a demanding case load and to plan and prioritise effectively in order to achieve targets and meet deadlines.
  • Experience in working intensively with vulnerable people who speak English as a second language.
  • Experience of working with people with mental health difficulties.

For more information, contact Shona on 01612330034