Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: 17.70 - 20.09
Organization's Mission: The mission of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) is to help people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. Founded in 1933, the IRC has 26 offices in the United States and a presence in over 40 countries.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Position Summary: The casework assistant will provide Reception & Placement (R&P) case management core services and coordinate extended case management (ECM) services including health, employment, financial stability, education, and housing for refugees during the two-year period after arrival. This position reports to the Casework Supervisor.
Primary Responsibilities: Assist the caseworkers in the preparation of new arrivals and in the provision of core services.
Support the casework team’s efforts to link clients with appropriate educational, health and social services.
Provide interpretation services, both within the Agency/Program and to outside Agency partners, if applicable and when approved by manager.
Case note all appropriate clients’ contacts and activities as directed.
Assist with the timely completion of client records, documentation, and case files review.
Assist clients in applying and accessing resources in the community.
Perform any functions regarding contract or sub-contract related to case management services for refugees; this includes Employment Contract, Matching Grant Contract, and any other contract that provides funding and/or services for IRC and refugee clients.
Comply with all IRC policies and protocols.
Participate in all program meetings and staff development activities.
Other related duties as assigned.
Desired Qualifications: Associate degree or equivalent preferred; or equivalent work experience
1+ years related work experience, preferably in a non-profit or social services agency environment.
Fluency in written and spoken English.
Fluency in a language spoken by one or more of the refugee groups IRC is serving (Sango, Farsi, Pashto, Dari, Arabic, Swahili, Kinyarwanda, and Tigrinya) preferred.
Ability to document client interactions and services provided and maintain updated and accurate case files. Case file database experience strongly preferred
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and solid keyboarding skills
Effective time management skills and ability to focus and work productively in a fast-paced environment
Demonstrated ability to work as a team member in a multi-cultural environment.
Ability to work periodic evenings and weekends
Valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle with current insurance, and the ability to travel regularly throughout the service delivery area (home visits, agency visits, service provider visits etc.).
Ability to drive a vehicle and must have proof of insurance and valid driver’s license.
Commitment to the mission of IRC.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: We offer a comprehensive and highly competitive set of benefits. In the US, these include: 10 sick days, 10 US holidays, 20-25 paid time off days (depending on role and tenure), medical insurance starting at $145 per month, dental starting at $7 per month, and vision starting at $5 per month, FSA for healthcare, childcare, and commuter costs, a 403b retirement savings plans with up to 4.5% immediately vested matching contribution, plus a 3-7% base IRC contribution (3 year vesting), disability & life insurance, and an Employee Assistance Program which is available to our staff and their families to support counseling and care in times of crisis and mental health struggles.
How to Apply: Though the IRC site
Location: 221 S 400 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84110


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Contact: Estefany Castillo
Phone: (801) 328-1091