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Social Scientist

SolidarityNow

SolidarityNow is recruiting a Social Scientist, to be based
in Ioannina, Greece.

Organization Profile
  • SolidarityNow was established in 2013 with the support of Open Society Foundations (OSF), a grantmaking organization founded by George Soros. Our goal is to assist and support those most affected by the economic and humanitarian crises in Greece.
Duties
  • Focal point of communication and exchange between (a cluster of) hosting and hosted populations.
  • Directly supports beneficiaries through the use of simple communication and moral uplifting techniques.
  • Assesses and addresses the social needs of the beneficiaries, identifies and follows up cases that require special care.
  • Performs case management in cooperation with other project staff and potentially SN partners involved in services provision.
  • Cooperates with interpreters where needed for the provision of her/his services.
  • Closely cooperates with other team members, passing on the information and expressing the need for action clearly and concisely.
  • Keeps social register files and statistical records of the caseload and services’ provision.
  • Performs social work duties and undertakes procedures implementation when referral(s) to other services are required.
  • Regular and ad hoc reporting and fact-finding.
Requisites
  • University degree from an accredited academic in Humanities or Social Sciences.
  • Experience in social work within the civil society sector, preferably working with vulnerable groups and refugees/migrants.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload, using initiative when appropriate.
  • Confidence with IT tools and software.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and at flexible working schedules.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and ease potential tensions between the project’s beneficiaries.
  • Ability to perform fact-finding tasks; clearly articulate results in a fair and balanced way.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Basic knowledge of the humanitarian sector and stakeholders in Athens.
  • Previous experience in street-work and/or a job entailing direct contact and exchange with groups of beneficiaries, clients, students etc.
Desired
  • Understanding and speaking of Arabic, Kurdish, Farsi, Pashtu or Urdu.
  • Awareness of the cultural background of Arabic speaking and Asian (i.e. Afghani, Pakistani, Iranian) populations, in the context of the current people on the move emergency.
Notes
  • Status: Full Time.
  • Child Safeguarding Policy: Level 3 The job holder will have regular contact with children.
  • If you are interested in applying, please send your CV and motivation letter to thes-recruitment@solidaritynow.org mentioning in the email subject “Social Scientist_ Ioannina”.
  • Due to the urgency of recruitment, SN reserves the right to complete the process as soon as the suitable candidate has been identified.
  • Indicate the source of the job vacancy in your application: douleuw.gr.
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivation letter
2. Application
This vacancy is no longer accepting applications

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