CREF Social Worker - Erbil
Purpose of position:
Interview beneficiaries, volunteers and families to determine individuals needs
Advocate on behalf of beneficiaries, making necessary referrals for service and assistance
Creation of a guide of NGOs with similar missions – include services we can refer beneficiaries to.
Responsible for creating and maintain welfare records and files including case management for tracking clients’ needs
Attend meeting related to job responsibilities
Assist youth project coordinator and project officer with the coordination of seasonal activities
Prepare for & conduct sessions for WV staff and volunteers on resources available.
Collaboration and Networking
Implementation and Quality
Minimum education, training and experience requirements to qualify for the position:
Degree in areas of development work, development, psychology, or social work.
Previous experience with NGOs.
Willingness to be flexible with hours when necessary and able to travel often in the field (30% of the time).
Able to communicate in Arabic.
Effective in written and oral communication; able to speak and write with a high standard of English and ability to communicate in cross cultural contexts.
Computer literacy; Strong computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Relevant experience in case management
Personal Commitment to our Lord and Savior Christ
Team player with humility, ability to educate those around you on basic social working principles.
Knowledge of and ability to adhere to child protection procedures and confidentiality codes.
Informed perspective in the fields of interfaith dialogue and cooperation vision and ability to work respectfully with various faith traditions.
30 Per Cent in the office
70 Per Cent in the field