Level 3: The responsibilities of the post may require the post holder to have regular contact with or access to children or young people.
Save the Children is the world's leading independent organization for children. It is a dual mandate organization and focuses on development and emergency response. We are currently working in 120 countries around the world touching the lives of 125 million children. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
The Child Protection Coordinator, under direct supervision of Education and protection Thematic Program Manager is responsible for overall coordination and management of Child Protection projects implemented under Jigjiga Field Office.
The overall aim of the Child Protection Coordinator will be to assess, design and guide staff to initiate interventions to address violations of children’s rights to protection from abuse, exploitation, violence and neglect and psycho- social distress due to impact of the conflict. The Child Protection Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that quality projects are initiated, and capacities developed to provide protection to children based on Save the Children’s responses minimum standards. The Child Protection Coordinator will be expected to lead on sectoral assessment, project planning, coordination, recruitment, and procurement, usually at Jigjiga field office level. In most circumstances, the post holder will be expected to mentor and/or capacity build existing project staff.
The position holder will work in close partnership and coordination with CP stakeholders, sub cluster coordination BOWYCA, sectors and other local government stakeholders within the targeted locations.
The position holder is also expected to work very closely with the Jigjiga field office Education & Protection Thematic Program Manager.
SCOPE OF ROLE:
Reports to: Education & Protection Program Manager
Dimensions: Communication and relationship management with a wide range of stakeholders, including the Woreda Education Office, Consortium members, and stakeholders.
Staff reporting to this post: 1
Monitoring, evaluation, and quality assurance
Stakeholders and partners management
Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.
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We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.
|Published On:||20 November, 2023|
|Deadline:||30 November, 2023|
|Number of Required:||1|
|Category:||Social Sciences and Community|
|Experience:||Senior (+5 years)|