Support Worker (Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children 16-25)
This post is a fixed-term contract until 31st March 2021.
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
Based in Littlehampton.
Stonepillow provides support and accommodation to empower vulnerable homeless people to achieve sustainable independence and wellbeing.
This exciting new post has been funded by West Sussex County Council to undertake a pilot scheme to deliver a low level supported accommodation project for Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children aged 16-25.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and adaptable individual who is passionate about providing excellent targeted support to young people who are seeking asylum.
The post requires experience of working with refugees and asylum seekers within a social work setting. You will be expected to navigate local service provision, building strong relationships with a range of different professionals whilst advocating on the individual’s behalf and will need to be robust and passionate about working with young people.
Are you ready for the challenge? If so, we look forward to hearing from you.
Closing date: Tuesday 12th November 2019
Interviews: Friday 15th November 2019
An Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.