Job Title: Immigration Navigator

Location: Allen County, OH, and Lima

Job Description:
We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Community Navigator to assist individuals and families who are immigrating to Allen County, OH, and Lima. As Navigator, you will play a crucial role in developing a structure whereby newcomers to our community, particularly refugees and immigrants, can find stability, reach self-sufficiency, and achieve successful integration into the Greater Lima Region.


  1. Provide comprehensive support to immigrants in navigating various systems, including housing, transportation,
    employment, healthcare, translation services, and education.
  2. Conduct intake assessments to understand the unique needs and challenges of each immigrant family or individual.
  3. Develop personalized action plans in collaboration with immigrants to address their immediate and long-term
  4. Assist immigrants in accessing available resources, programs, and services tailored to their needs.
  5. Serve as a liaison between immigrants and relevant community organizations, government agencies, and service
  6. Offer guidance and advocacy to immigrants facing legal, bureaucratic, or cultural barriers.
  7. Conduct outreach and educational workshops to raise awareness about immigrant rights, available services, and
    community resources.
  8. Collaborate with local businesses to ensure they can effectively serve the immigrant population, including providing
    cultural competency training and facilitating communication.
  9. Maintain accurate records and documentation of client interactions and service referrals.
  10. Stay informed about changes in immigration policies, regulations, and community resources to provide up-to-date


  1. Bachelor’s degree in social work, sociology, international studies, or a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  2. Experience working with immigrant communities and a strong understanding of the challenges they face.
  3. Knowledge of local resources and services available to immigrants in Allen County, OH, and Lima.
  4. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively interact with individuals from
    diverse cultural backgrounds.
  5. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  6. Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  7. Proficiency in a second language preferred, particularly Haitian Creole.
  8. Compassionate and empathetic attitude towards immigrants and their experiences.
  9. Flexibility and adaptability to respond to the evolving needs of the community.
  10. Commitment to upholding ethical standards and confidentiality in all interactions.

To apply, please send an email message to , attaching your resume and cover letter. Thank you!