Complex Needs Caseworker

Bristol Refugee Rights
www.bristolrefugeerights.org
Salary: 
£22,625-£23,339 per year pro-rata (FTE £27,905 - £28,785 = NJC Scale SO1)
Contract Type: 
Temporary/Contract
Hours: 
Part Time
Hours: 
30 hours per week
Contract Details: 
This post is initially offered on a 6 month contract - ending 30 April 2021
Details of Role: 

Bristol Refugee Rights is seeking a Complex Needs Caseworker to start as soon as possible.  This post will work with our Welcome and Advice Teams to provide 1-1 support to some of our members who have the most difficult needs. 

Our ideal candidate will have experience of working with people with mental health problems and multiple needs, as well as experience of negotiating between the voluntary sector and statutory agencies.  They will have sensitivity to working with culturally diverse communities and an understanding of the ways in which views about mental health are culturally specific as well as the ability and psychological resilience to work with people in crisis and acute states of distress.

In line with our recruitment procedures all disabled applicants and applicants from a refugee or asylum seeking background will be offered an interview if they fully meet the person specification of this post.

Closing Date: 
Friday, 2 October, 2020 - 12:00
How to Apply: 

Please visit our website https://www.bristolrefugeerights.org/about-us/jobs/ to download a recruitment pack and an application form

Contact Person: 
Sally Jones
Contact Email: 
applications@bristolrefugeerights.org
Postal Address: 
Bristol Refugee Rights Wellspring Settlement 43 Ducie Road Barton Hill Bristol BS5 0AX