Outreach Facilitator - Child Protection
PURPOSE OF POSITION
The purpose of this position is to support in the implementation of CP activities to address child labor. The intervention will be taking place with streets children and their parents in the Informal tented settlements.
End Results Expected
Facilitate project’s implementation
Projects activities are implemented as per the developed action plan
Ensure children’s safety and protection
Children attending the activities are protected and safe
Handle tracking, reporting on activities and filing
Progress reports are done and submitted as per the required deadline
Handle logistics responsibilities as necessary
Perform other duties as required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND
Bachelor degree in a social development related field, (psychology, sociology, social sciences/humanities, specialized education or social animation) or an equivalent of relevant CP experience of 2-3 years;
Very good understanding of Child Protection standards and policies;
Good written and spoken English. Knowledge or Arabic language is necessary.
Experience in working with child labour (street children and children expose to high risk)
Knowledge of the psychosocial guidelines and approaches related to emergency context (MHPSS IASC guidelines, PFA principles, etc.);
Familiar with core principles of Children Rights, Participation, Do No Harm, Community and Family Support as well as Children in Emergencies minimum standards;
Experienced in working with local communities ((Parents and children) and authorities; preferably in the Bekaa.
Strong interpersonal skills and a sense of responsibility
Reporting and data base entry skills
Excellent communication, reporting, and pro-active negotiation skills
Network builder, able to handle pressure well and work in cross-cultural setting.
85% field work and 15% Office work.
Position requires availability and willingness to work outside regular office hours occasionally.
Position requires willingness and ability to continue to function during a crisis situation, including during a World Vision response to a manmade or natural disaster.