Full-Time

Resettlement Specialist

Posted on 5/1/2024

World Relief

World Relief

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides community-driven solutions to reduce poverty

Social Impact

Junior

Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Mature and personal Christian faith
  • Bachelor degree in Social Work or related field preferred
  • Flexibility and the ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced work environment
  • Good oral and written English communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work sensitively and effectively in cross-cultural settings
  • Previous experience with refugees highly desirable
  • Good time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Current driver’s license and clean driving record required
Responsibilities
  • Welcome newly arriving refugee families and individuals
  • Provide community orientation, advice, and assistance in addressing basic needs
  • Assist refugee participants in accessing appropriate services such as public assistance, education, health care, and employment services
  • Encourage participants to work towards self-sufficiency and early employment
  • Apply for health insurance for the cases
  • Maintain and complete case files and required documentation for each case
  • Maintain regular contact with assigned cases, including required home visits
  • Provide health and safety orientations to the families
  • Identify and address barriers to successful resettlement as necessary
  • Operate as a cultural broker between volunteers, church groups, service providers, and refugees
  • Other related tasks as assigned

Working at this company offers the opportunity to be part of a stable and impactful organization that has been dedicated to addressing global humanitarian issues for over 75 years. The company's community-driven approach to solving extreme poverty, violence, and supporting refugees leverages deep partnerships with local entities, offering employees a chance to engage meaningfully with diverse cultures and make a tangible difference worldwide. The extensive global network and long-standing commitment to sustainability ensure that employees are part of an organization that values lasting change and community engagement.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$120K

Headquarters

Baltimore, Maryland

Founded

1944

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

27%

2 year growth

42%