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Job Number:  55340
Settlement Worker – Arabic Speaking
Job Posted: Thursday, 20 June 2019
Closing Date: Thursday, 24 October 2019
(26 days ago)
MOSAIC
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Part time
Location: Vancouver, Burnaby, Tri-cities and Surrey Salary: $ 22.49 - $24.58 per hour, based on experience

POSITION:     

Settlement Worker

 

DEPARTMENT:

Family and Settlement Services

 

POSITION FUNCTION:

Under the supervision of Coordinator/Manager, Settlement Worker is responsible for providing direct client service and program delivery support for MOSAIC Newcomers and Community Building Program in Vancouver, Burnaby, Tri-cities and Surrey.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·      Have 2 or more years of experience in social service delivering individual settlement counselling session, presentation, group facilitation and community outreach; experienced in establishing professional and confidential boundaries with clients;

·      Have a Bachelor's degree in Social Services, Humanities, Social Work or Counselling, or a diploma with equivalent life/work experience;

·      Will be fluent in Arabic and English (speaking, listening, reading and writing);

·      Will be knowledgeable about experiences of immigrants and refugees;

·      Will be knowledgeable about the Canadian legal, political, cultural, labour, educational, and economic systems, relating to a specific ethno-cultural minority community and the community resources that are available for clients;

·      Will possess a working knowledge of standard office equipment and software applications (word processing and spreadsheets);

·      Be empathetic, respectful and discreet; able to remain tactful and patient during stressful situations;

 

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:

·      Understanding of social justice issues in a community setting

·      Strong knowledge of the settlement and integration process and issues

·      Strong presentation and group facilitation skills

·      Strong cross-cultural communication skills

·      Experience working with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

·     Current and satisfactory Criminal Record Check

 

HOURS:

25 Hours/week

 STARTING PAY:

$ 22.49 - $24.58 per hour, based on experience

A competitive benefits package is provided with contracts of at least 1 year in length which offer a minimum of 17.5 hours of work per week.

Term

Indefinite

 

RESUMES TO:

 

 

 

 

MOSAIC

ATTN: Nazmiye Gurbuz at

Please reference “Arabic Speaking Settlement Worker” in the subject line of your application (résumé and cover letter via email). No telephone calls please.

 

DEADLINE:

Until the position is filled.

NOTE:

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Posting Date:

 

June 19, 2019

MOSAIC is committed to promoting equal employment opportunities for all members of the community.

How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
ATTN: Nazmiye Gurbuz at
Please reference “Arabic Speaking Settlement Worker” in the subject line of your application (résumé and cover letter via email). No telephone calls please.
Contact Details
Nazmiye Gurbuz at
www:   www.mosaicbc.org


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