Lead Refugee Support Worker
As Lead Refugee Support Worker, you will be the main contact for refugee support work at Boaz and will be managing external relationships and partnerships to improve our services, as well as continuing to develop our package of refugee support work. In this role, you would also be expected to work with men and women aged over 18 with refugee status, who are accommodated by the Boaz Trust in our shared housing scheme. You will have a strong working knowledge of navigating the welfare benefits system, and enjoy working holistically with those you support.
This is a great opportunity for you if you are confident and experienced in supporting people from diverse backgrounds as they work towards finding stable housing, financial stability, education, and employment.
Hours: 30 per week
Location: Part home and part office based
Salary: £24 - 26, 000.00 Full Time Equivalent (actual £19, 200 - 20, 800.00)
Closing date: 8th November 2021
Read all about the role, what you can expect and how to apply in our Role Brief:
We welcome and encourage applications from all suitably qualified persons and all appointments will be made on merit. We are seeking to ensure a diverse team and particularly welcome applicants who have lived experience as a refugee or of seeking asylum, are disabled or are from a black, Asian or minority ethnic background, since these backgrounds are currently under-represented in our organisation.