Programme Officer – Case Management

JOB Vacancy Announcement #: (2707)

Job Title: Programme Officer – Case Management

Application deadline: 25.02.2020

Other Information’s:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs should be in English Language and in Word or PDF format.

Job Requirements:        

Essential:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, child development/psychology, sociology or other relevant field.
  • At least two years’ experience preferably in child protection, child care and/ or working with vulnerable families, caregivers, communities and individuals.
  • Experience and/or excellent understanding of child rights, child protection, case management, psychosocial support and child and youth development.
  • Proven experience in psychosocial support to individuals and interaction with families, including counselling.
  • Proven experience in capacity building, coordinating activities, developing plans and drafting reports.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, and capacity to maintain relations with community leaders, members, children and youth.
  • Proficiency in computer use including Microsoft Office and Excel.

Desirable:

  • NGO experience preferable.

Job Description:

  • Support the identification of vulnerable children in need of individual support and counselling.
  • In collaboration with the Child Protection Monitoring team, establish and maintain relationships with key informants and community-based mechanisms.
  • Work closely with key informants, community-based mechanisms and parents and caregivers on developing their parenting skills, understanding and responding to the psychosocial challenges that they and their children may be facing.
  • Building and maintaining the database of individual case files, including case planning, case follow up, and documentation of individual cases.
  • Support, coach and mentor THE ORGINZATION Staff and other relevant stakeholders, to ensure quality interventions for children in need of individual and/ or group psychosocial support.
  • Provide technical input and deliver activities in the area of child and family-focused protection, psychosocial support, youth-adolescents life skills, community child protection mechanisms, and capacity building, including integrated work with other orginzation sectors, such as education.
  • Draft weekly, monthly, progress and other reports, as required.
  • Prepare financial and administrative documentation related to project activities, such as purchase and procurement requests, etc.
  • Inform the direct supervisor about any challenges, difficulties and concerns in the implementation of activities or issues in the social context.
  • Ensure a strict adherence to the principles of child protection and child safeguarding at all times, including respect for confidentiality and always acting in the best interests of the child.
  • Comply with The organization policies and practices with respect to child protection, code of conduct, health and safety, equal opportunities and other relevant policies and procedures.
  • In agreement with CP Coordinator and CP Program Manager, perform other required duties within reason (in line with your skills and experience).

Advertiser :Confidential 

Duty Station: Derek-Tal Maarof

How to Apply:
Please send your CV to the following email/Link:

 jobs.nesyr.derek@gmail.com

Please consider to mention the advert ID (Above) and the job title in the email subject.