Resettled refugees have frequently experienced past trauma and prolonged stress, which can continue following resettlement. These may contribute to situations
Subject Matter Expert Application
Switchboard is seeking experienced refugee resettlement and integration professionals to join our network of subject matter experts. Through this network, we provide personalized technical assistance to refugee service providers in the United States who currently receive funding from the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR).
We are currently looking for consultants able to respond to requests from the field that may include: consultation via phone or virtual meeting, development and review of materials and tools, group webinar training, and in-person training. Relevant areas of expertise include: community engagement, education for adults, youth and children, employment, family strengthening, health and mental health, housing, immigration legal needs, and monitoring and evaluation. Across subject matter areas, Switchboard’s approach to technical assistance integrates gender equality and relies on the best available evidence. As appropriate, technical assistance also incorporates trauma-informed approaches.
If you are interested in applying to join our consultant roster, please complete the form below.
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