Exceptionally sensitive and dedicated Refugee Worker with a superior work ethic and charitable service record. Strong empathy for a wide variety of refugees across a variety of difficult domestic and international situations. Adept multitasker able to handle simultaneous refugee facility issues and concerns with complete accuracy and professionalism.
Wide breadth of experience in women’s rights support in a refugee environment
High familiarity with domestic violence responses
Strong skills in maintaining professional relationships with staff and camp residents
Exceptional teamwork skills
Superior grasp of domestic violence laws and current welfare rights
Outstanding flexibility and adaptability to difficult environments
June 2011 to Present Homeland Reacclimation Services, Inc., London, England Refugee Worker
Assisted in maintaining safe and welcoming refugee camp environment.
Educated refugees on a variety of housing benefits.
Provided referrals to refugees for legal advice as necessary.
Assisted women in exploring alternative housing options as applicable.
Explained procedures and policies to new camp arrivals.
June 2007 to May 2011 JYC Social Care, London, England Refugee Worker
Maintained and updated facility and work logs on a regular basis.
Answered refugee questions in a timely and courteous fashion.
Furnished orientation information and materials to new arrivals.
Provided medical and legal referrals to refugees as requested.
Provided clerical and administrative facility support as needed.
2007 University of London, London, England Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work