Lancaster, PA | Social Worker

Are you ready to make a difference? Our Lancaster team seeks a social worker with experience in the field and a passion for serving immigrant families, particularly those from Muslim backgrounds. Join our team and use your skills to help these families adjust to their new lives and build a vibrant faith community! We invite you to talk to a missions coach.
Term: Long-Term (3+ years)
Country: North America (Immigrants & Refugees)
  • Provide practical support to immigrants and refugees, helping them navigate medical care, education, finances, and transportation.
  • Empower new neighbors to build self-sufficient lives by teaching essential life skills and fostering community integration.
  • Join a team of dedicated individuals living internationally among immigrant families and offering holistic support.
  • Train and coordinate local welcome teams ensuring effective service delivery to resettled families.
  • Share the Good News and disciple new believers, fostering the spiritual growth of vibrant faith communities.
  • Engage in intentional prayer for the immigrant community, seeking the Lord's guidance and discernment.
Specific Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated ability in one or more of the following areas: Expertise in ESL, trauma-informed care certification, Bible storying, life coaching, and/or mentoring.
  • Social work experience: Prior experience in social work, human services, or a related field, and applicable degrees are highly valued.
  • Strong communication skills: Fluency in English and a willingness to learn additional languages as needed to serve the community effectively.
  • Cultural competency: The ability to engage respectfully and build authentic relationships within diverse immigrant communities, demonstrating understanding of cultural nuances.
  • Team-oriented collaborative spirit: A genuine desire to contribute to shared goals as part of an interdisciplinary team, openness to mentoring and providing coaching or training to colleagues as needed.
Additional Information:
Our Local Vision

To establish vital churches among unreached diaspora groups in Lancaster, by developing a team of volunteers through a network of committed partners who are actively engaging the unreached diaspora in Lancaster city and region.

Community Transformation Initiative
  • Build Durable, Healthy, Strong Families