Join our team as Integration Assistant (female)

We are looking for proactive and motivated foreigners who are ready to contribute to our team and program as Integration Assistants. We are looking for two (2) migrants (female) to work in Warsaw in our project location as part time employees (around 20h per week).

MAIN DUTIES OF INTEGRATION ASSISTANTS:

  • focusing especially on the activities related to prevention of domestic violence and gender-based violence (GBV) – through psychological first aid, educational activities, activities on social networks and liaising with social services and other services available for the survivors in Poland.
  • mobilisation of beneficiaries of the project activities and various services among other foreigners, especially those from the same country, linguistic region or culture,
  • consulting and advising other foreigners on everyday life and integration issues and processes in Poland during the official duty hours in various locations, according to official schedule and roles among different team members,
  • practical support to foreigners requesting support outside the office (in different institutions and offices),
  • participation in training program, coaching and supervision activities planned and part of management and quality assurance,
  • providing direct support to the consultation points through referrals and support to experts and advisors, as well as beneficiaries during the consultations (whenever needed),
  • promotion and information sharing about other activities of the Foundation,
  • reporting and evaluation to coordinators and technical expert.

Location: Warsaw (with some travels to other towns of Masovian Voivodeship)

Contract length: February 2020 –February 2021 (12 months).

REQUIREMENTS

Formal requirements:

  • Foreigner or Polish citizen with a non-Polish citizenship at birth,
  • Fluent spoken and written English.

Desired qualifications:

  • At least communicative level of Polish language knowledge.
  • Experience in social work, activism and mobilisation work, also in other projects supporting migrants and integration process.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

  • personal experience in integration process in Poland and motivation to share experience and knowledge with other migrants,
  • advanced interpersonal skills and eagerness to learn,
  • motivation to help others and consultation tasks to other foreigners in various contexts,
  • problem solving skills,
  • excellent work organization skills and work under pressure and in changing environment,
  • flexibility and availability,
  • engagement, creativeness, responsiveness and flexibility.

APPLICATION PPROCESS

If you meet the criteria and want to apply, please fill in the on-line application form in English until 24 January 2020 (4.30pm).

The candidates who meet minimum requirements, will be invited to the next step of the recruitment process.

Please note that we will contact only selected candidates.

You can find the full offer (in Polish) here.

Online application form: https://www.interankiety.pl/i/q7LVGGEw

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