Home Jobs in Jordan Social Worker Jobs in Jordan Social Worker

Social Worker ( Jordanian Nationals Only)

Reliefweb

Posted on January 13, 2020

2 - 3 years Jordan - Jordan

Any Graduation. Jordanian

Easy Apply

Opening 01

Job Description

EMAIL JOB
Email sent successfully.


Organization: The Center for Victims of Torture ( CVT ) provides rehabilitative support to survivors of torture and war violence and works for the prevention of torture worldwide. We work locally, nationally and internationally through programs that provide treatment services, training, research and advocacy that heal survivors and end the practice of torture.
.
Position: Social Worker
Location: This position may be in Amman or other city according to program needs
Objective: The Social Worker provide social work services to clients from diverse geographic, cultural and social backgrounds, serving as an advocate and cultural broker. Actively participate as a member of an interdisciplinary healing team. Pursue opportunities beyond direct client care in areas such as resource building related to client social service needs. For this position the person is obliged to respect the confidentiality of the information about personnel and the programme.
Report to: Social Services & Outreach Manager
Supervise: No supervision responsibility
A. Key Responsibilities:
1. To assess the needs of the clients as individual or as a family (this might require Home visit on case to case basis)
Areas of needs to assess:
• Medical
• Financial and housing
• Education and training
• Legal aspects, resettlement process and protection
• Recreational activities (for children)
• Any other
2. Case management:
To evaluate the case management needs of the client and design an action plan with the client
Demonstrates ability to work as an interdisciplinary team member (regularly discuss cases with colleagues from other disciplines.
Works collaboratively in joint sessions, share information between departments, updates colleagues on outcomes of referrals.
To accurately refer beneficiary s need and challenges with specific and appropriate service providers.
To follow up the outcomes for the client and to provide feed-back to the source of referral. To effectively manage complex or high risk cases, including accurately assessing risk, developing intervention and follow up plans in close collaboration with interdisciplinary team members and under supervision of the Social Services Manager.
3. Networking and mapping of the existing external resources (national and international organizations providing support to refugees).
Represent CVT professionally and accurately to external contacts.
To up-date the existing CVT guide of services and share information with CVT Amman Social Worker when needed
To cultivate and maintain lively and mutually beneficial relationships with the current and potential CVT partners (through regular face to face meeting, by attending workshops and events, and visiting other organizations )
To call the attention of the clinical team on any important new actor in the field of refugees assistance; to feed back the clinical team on general new trend, major difficulties faced by the refugees (he/she might identifies them through his/her individual appointment with the CVT clients or through meetings with other actors)
To work in close collaboration with the CVT outreach department in order to design a comprehensive strategy towards refugees living in Jordan.
Target:
CVT clients and/or beneficiaries (clients engaged in counseling and close relatives of the clients)
Potential clients of CVT after referral from the Outreach team.
Highly vulnerable cases (abuse cases, psychiatric cases) which are not CVT clients but for whom CVT intervenes for case management only: these cases will be in limited number, the decision to intervene will be done on case to case bases and in close collaboration with the clinical team
Reporting:
To write monthly activities and statistical report that includes activities
B. Qualifications
Minimum BA degree in social sciences, preferably in social work
At least 2 years relevant work experience, preferably in social work, outreach work or counseling
Fluent in Arabic and English (spoken and written)
Computer literate in Microsoft Office
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Good team player and able to work independently
Strong organizational and analytical skills;
Good communication and problem solving skills
Not afraid to work in somewhat challenging areas
Able to maintain strict confidentiality


Administration

Keywords

Social Worker (Jordanian Nationals Only)

Login To ApplyRegister & ApplyApply Without Registration

REPORT THIS JOB

Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at abuse@naukrigulf.com

Reliefweb


View Contact Details
Additional Information Required

Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job

Login to Naukrigulf

Continue using

All your activity will remain private

or