Plan International Child Protection in Emergency Officer Jobs 2022 Ethiopia

Plan International JobsPlan International Child Protection in Emergency Officer Jobs 2022 Ethiopia: Currently the Plan International is hiring employees for their upcoming projects Vacancy for the Child Protection in Emergency Officer position. Now for all Ethiopian’s NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with Plan International.

Plan International Child Protection in Emergency Officer Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on 13 May 2022. Candidates can apply via online by 15 May 2022.

Organization Name Plan International
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted 13 May 2022
Closing Date 15 May 2022
Position Child Protection in Emergency Officer
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process Online
Country Ethiopia

Plan International Child Protection in Emergency Officer Jobs 2022

The Plan International seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Amhara, Ethiopia.

  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years
  • Language: Fluent spoken and written English, and Amharic languages. Knowledge of the local language of the project area will be considered an asset
  • Duty Station: Amhara
  • Contract Duration: N/A
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Psychology, Social Work, Law, Community Development or other related fields of social science studies.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in implementing child protection in emergency or other similar projects and clear understanding of child protection technical areas such as case management, PSS, CBCPS etc
  • Experience of working with child survivors and at risk children in NGO working system;
  • Experience in organizing and facilitating capacity building trainings on key child protection topics for a range of target groups including government frontline workers and Social Workers;
  • Experience in community mobilization and conducting outreach activities.
  • Fluent spoken and written English, and Amharic languages. Knowledge of the local language of the project area will be considered an asset
  • Experience in capacity building and mentoring.
  • Good computer usage skills: e.g. MS Word, Excel, power point etc
  • Good interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills and flexibility
  • Good understanding of Child Protection program approaches and practices

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Develop important project management plans and tools including detailed implementation plan (DIP), procurement and spending plan etc and revise them as necessary;
  • Implement activities as per set quality standards and monitor progress of activities from time to time;
  • Undertake and ensure situational assessments, data collection, compiling and analysing as per the required standard.
  • Takes primary responsibility for the implementation and follow-up of child protection activities and programs including development/update of relevant strategies, SOPs and referral pathways, case management mechanisms, CPIMS, psychosocial support interventions and community-based support for at-risk children including unaccompanied/separated children;
  • Ensure that there is a functioning child protection coordination mechanism/platform in project areas that addresses the needs of child survivors and at-risk children including UASC;
  • Support program staff including Social Workers and Community Mobilizers in the design and implementation of effective community mobilization and awareness raising strategies;
  • Maintain standard, design and undertake diversified psychosocial support activities at child friendly spaces (CFSs);
  • Facilitate and take a lead role in ensuring that case management services are of high quality including arranging family-based care system or other appropriate care system for unaccompanied and separated children and children without appropriate parental care;
  • Provide training for CP staff, implementing partners, caregiver/families and the community and opinion leaders including children.
  • Strengthen protection mechanisms through mobilizing and involving the community in reducing risks
  • Work with the community and caregivers /parents through undertaking a positive parenting skills and ensure a positive parents and child communication skills.
  • Responsible for planning, budgeting, implementation, and monitoring of the program in line with organizational and donors’ guidelines, policy and procedures.
  • Follow-up, monitor and supervise the implementation of program activities based on the work plan, spending plan and ensure the proper utilization and tracking of budgets and resources/materials allocated to the project.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at….. to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: 15 May 2022
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