Careers at the IRC
From emergency response through post-conflict development work, in a great variety of roles around the world, the International Rescue Committee’s 8,000-plus staff is a force for humanity and hope. If you’re skilled and passionate, we’d like to add your energy to ours.
Careers at the IRC are as wide-ranging and far-reaching as our work. Encouraging staff development through promotion, transfer and rehire, the IRC nurtures long-term career paths and helps employees grow within the organization.
At any given moment, on any given day, all around the world, IRC staff members are restlessly and effectively working for the sake of the most vulnerable among us—to restore and renew hope, dignity and freedom.
The IRC and IRC workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way - Standards for Professional Conduct. These are Integrity, Service, and Accountability. In accordance with these values, the IRC operates and enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.
|Location:||US - WA -Seattle|
|Employee Category:||Full Time|
IRC Background: 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 a presence in over 40 countries and 27 offices in the United States; the IRC leads the way from harm to home. IRC in Seattle was founded in 1976 with the mission of empowering refugees to achieve self-sufficiency as they rebuild their lives in King County. In 2004, IRC formed the Washington Anti-Trafficking Response Network (WARN) program to expand IRC services to survivors of human trafficking in Washington. Working with community-based partners and stakeholders across multiple disciplines, IRC has become a leader in anti-trafficking efforts in Washington State.
Job Overview: The Anti-Trafficking Caseworker provides assistance to survivors of human trafficking; developing service plans to match individual needs utilizing a range of financial, medical, social, vocational, and other services and resources based on participant needs, eligibility, and priorities. There is a strong advocacy component to this role on behalf of survivors to ensure they receive the services they need and are entitled to, including interfacing with law enforcement, courts, government social service systems, and non-governmental service providers. The Anti-Trafficking Caseworker also participates, as required, in program planning and service development through internal and external committees, task forces and work groups.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Providing trauma-informed, person-centered intensive case management and advocacy based on individualized needs.
Key Working Relationships:
Position Reports to: IRC Seattle Senior Program Manager
Indirect Reporting: WARN Program Coordinator
Other Internal and/or external contacts: This position will work with the entire WARN program team at IRC Seattle and its partners API Chaya, YouthCare, and Northwest Justice Project to provide services to human trafficking survivors and outreach on human trafficking to key community partners.
Internal: WARN Program Coordinator, Senior Program Manager
External: API Chaya, YouthCare, Northwest Justice Project, WashACT Partners, Community-based organizations, key anti-trafficking stakeholders
A 4-year degree; with an emphasis in Social Work or an equivalent field of study is strongly preferred
Standard office work environment.
IRC leading the way from harm to home.
If you need assistance in the application or hiring process to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time. Please contact Talent Acquisitions at IRC.Recruitment@rescue.org. As required by law, the IRC will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants and employees with a known disability.
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