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About Safeplace International: SPI’s mission is to provide food and shelter to double-marginalized communities while creating a larger framework of safety and sustainability for the people we serve.

About The Role: The caseworker position is open to candidates with experience in social work/casework, of Greek citizenship or with authorization and experience working in Greece, who are passionate about LGBTQI+ rights and supporting asylum seekers & refugees through their application process, and integration process.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain weekly check-ins with your assigned members, 15 min – 1 hr sessions on average.
  • Caseload is about 15 members
  • Facilitate the transfer of information that will enable members to prepare relevant documentation and access specialised care
  • Facilitate group meetings for house members on average, once per month
  • Carry out risk assessment and make referrals when necessary, inform members of the existing provisions available to them and encourage them to explore and map external safe spaces
  • Support and guide residents in their job search and in their housing search
  • Coordinate with translators and cultural mediators as necessary
  • Carry out crisis management and de-escalation techniques in special emergency situations
  • Collaborate on data collection and mapping of structures and services for the target population.
  • Ensure the confidentiality of all information of the members
  • Promoting long-term strategy and problem/conflict resolution.
  • Undertake other duties as assigned
  • Requirements:

  • Must have stable Internet access, computer and cell phone provided by request
  • Minimal experience required
  • Must live in Athens, be able to telecommute with minimal on-site work required
  • Having experience as refugees activist or volunteer is a plus
  • Must be eligible for Greek employment (not full time)
  • Language:

  • Must speak French and English
  • Working Schedule

  • 15+ Cases/week + Weekly Meetings with Management and Team
  • Will work primarily virtually with about once/ week on site for small group activities
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