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Arabic Speaker needed!!! Work from home and support the refugee community in Greece!

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SAFE PLACE INTERNATIONAL

  • 5 people are interested

We are looking for volunteer Arabic interpreters willing to use their language skills to support others. Interpreters will work in collaboration with the Casework team, facilitating their communication with community members. The ideal candidate is interested in and has an understanding of issues around working with refugees and asylum seekers.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitating communication between caseworkers and community members
  • Assisting refugees and asylum seekers in completing forms
  • Having knowledge of the organization and program policies and procedures
  • Perform any other duty related to translation/interpretation as required

Skills/Requirements:

  • Excellent command of Arabic and English (or French)
  • Must be friendly, open, reliable, patient, non-judgmental and non-discriminating
  • Must have cross-cultural sensitivity
  • Deeply interested, committed, and aligned with SPI’s mission

Volunteer Opportunity:

  • Work alongside highly motivated and dedicated individuals who set out to change the world
  • Introduction to different world views, cultures, traditions, and languages
  • Personal fulfillment through contribution to the refugee community and it’s individuals

To apply, please send your CV and interest to sam @safeplaceinternational.org

https://www.safeplaceinternational.org

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About SAFE PLACE INTERNATIONAL

Location:

To Be Informed, Mill Valley, CA 94941, US

Mission Statement

SafePlace International’s primary mission is to provide food, clothing, shelter, and emotional support in a context of safety and protection for doubly-marginalized communities, while creating a larger framework of inclusivity with clear pathways toward individual sustainability and self-actualization.

Description

SPI was created in response to an unmet need. Countless refugees in Greece are left without safe shelter and basic services like food and guidance for their future. The most vulnerable groups of these refugees, the LGBTQI+ community and single, pregnant women are widely ignored and face added struggles and dangers. SPI’s mission is to provide food and shelter to double-marginalized communities while creating a larger framework of safety and sustainability for the people we serve. SPI envisions a world where every human being is celebrated for the unique gifts they bring. A world where sexual orientation, race, gender, class, religious orientation, physical or mental ability, and country of birth no longer separate us; a world where the recognition that the survival of our species and the planet is directly dependent on how we love and care for the most vulnerable among us.

Immigrants & Refugees
LGBTQ+
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Arabic
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Interpreter
  • Translation

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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