Deadline: 13 October 2018
Save the Children is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Child Protection Manager in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. The duration of this post is 6 months.
Save the Children’s mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Child Protection Manager will perform the following functions:
- Lead on the scale up of the CPiE response, including establishment and/or strengthening of interventions on FTR, appropriate care, case management, CFS, psychosocial support and community mobilisation.
- Provide day-to-day management, supervision, guidance and on the job training for staff and volunteers.
- Lead on sectoral assessment,programme design and master budgeting, coordination, and support fundraising, recruitment and procurement.
Applicants must have:
- Significant management or advisor level Child Protection experience working in emergency contexts or fragile states.
- Previous first phase emergency response experience is essential.
- Previous experience and strong skills on UASC response, FTR and case management.
- Previous experience of team management, including recruitment and on-the-job training.
- Previous experience of multi-award management (including budget management and procurement) training in an emergency phase.
- Experience in psychosocial support programmes for children, MHPSS background a plus.
- Experience in integrated programming.
- Education to MSc/MA/MEng level in Social Work, Human rights Law, International Relations, Development Studies or similar, or equivalent field experience.
- Ability to identify the main gaps in child protection in the given context to inform a holistic response for children.
- Good knowledge of and experience in using established inter-agency standards and guidelines in child protection.
- Experience of and commitment to working through systems of community participation and accountability.
- Experience in monitoring and evaluating child protection programmes in emergency, transition and development contexts.
- Experience in capacity building and in strengthening various duty bearers understanding of and response to child protection.
- Experience of working with and supporting local partners.
- Experience of preparing successful funding proposals for donors.
- Ability to write clear and well-argued assessment and project reports.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Strong influencing skills and experience in advocacy.
- Politically and culturally sensitive with qualities of patience, tact and diplomacy.
- A high level of written and spoken English.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their CV and covering letter in English through online process.
For more information, please visit Save the Children.