Social Worker (Central & West Bekaa)

Requires a Cover Letter?: 
no
Application Submissions Guideline: 

Please mention in the subject the position you are applying for as emails without subject will not be considered. 

Preference will be given to residents of Central & West Bekaa.

Driving License is mandatory. 

Bachelor or Masters in SOCIAL WORK & Driving licence ARE mandatory, please do not apply if you dont fit both criteria. 

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Description: 

Responsibilities And Obligations:

  • Intervene with varied thematic in child maltreatment: emotional, physical, sexual abuse, neglect, child labor, marital conflicts, family dysfunction, children in need of alternative care, intercountry case management, etc.
  • Coordinate with the psychologist (PSY) on entry-to-the-family strategies.
  • Conduct a primary assessment of new cases along with the PSY resulting in clear outcomes related to abuse
  • Conduct a comprehensive assessment for the cases of abuse analyzing protection’s parameters related to the situation of abuse.
  • Plan a social intervention based on the appropriate method to the practice’s context.
  • Conduct home visits with clear objectives.
  • Refer families to appropriate services internal or external and other NGOs when needed.
  • Accompany the child/family to forensic doctors, courts, other NGOs after the SCM's approval.
  • Ensure a proper reception and documentation of new cases through the hotline.
  • Coordinate with PSY and SCM on the progress of the cases on a monthly basis.
  • Commit to documentation & reporting respecting deadlines and standards.
  • Commit to:
    1. Meetings with children and families to planned schedule
    2. Meetings with colleagues
    3. Group initiatives that are intended to enhance performance: psychosocial workshop, brain storming meeting, supervision, team activitie
  • Cover maximum two shifts outside himaya’s main offices
  • Participate in all activities organized by himaya (staff care, Christmas, end of year gathering).

Required Skills:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Ability to manage pressure and complex situations
  • Collaborate and coordinate with a multi-disciplinary team
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Knowledge in child protection and implemented laws in Lebanon (personal status law, law 422/2002, law 293, law 220/2000, labor law, etc.)
  • Assessment skills
  • Ability to collect, analyze and synthetize information in order to apply and support intervention methods and techniques
  • Ability to evaluate the impact of the intervention in line with the established objectives in the action plan
  • Networking and coordination skills
  • Research oriented
  • Seek professional growth
  • Undergo personal therapy (work on self)
  • Critical thinking
  • Ability to auto-observe and self-question on the ethics of the practice
Expired

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Last modified: 
03 Apr, 2024
Intervention Sector(s):
Children & Youth
Application Deadline:
Wednesday, 10 April 2024
Contract Type:
Full Time
Period of Employment:
6-9 months, renewable based on funding
Salary
N/A
Salary Range:
1200 to 1500 (USD)
Education Degree:
Bachelor Degree
Education Degree Details:
 Bachelor’s degree in Social Work  Master’s degree is a plus
Experience Requirements:
2 to 3 years
Arabic Language:
Excellent
English Language:
Excellent
French Language:
Basic
Country/City: 
  • Lebanon
  • Beqaa
  • West Beqaa
  • Lebanon
  • Beqaa
  • Rachaiya
  • Lebanon
  • Beqaa
  • Zahleh