PURPOSE OF POSITION
The purpose of the position is to coordinate the implementation of the “Psycho-Social Support (PSS)/Life Skills” program in putting together project goals that meets World Vision standards and policies in addressing refugee needs in a sustainable manner that leaves considerable positive impact on the targeted beneficiaries.
Facilitate project’s implementation
Projects activities are implemented as per the developed action plan
Mobilize partners and Build relationships / capacities of related stakeholders
Strong network is built and the capacities of animators and partners is built
Ensure children’s safety & protection
Children attending the activities are protected and safe
Handle reporting and filing
Progress reports are done and submitted as per the required deadline
Handle logistics responsibilities
All administrative and logistics matters are followed up on to ensure timely implementation of activities
Perform Other duties as required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Bachelor degree in a social development related field, (psychology, sociology, specialized education or social animation, social work, human rights)
Academic background in psychology counseling or other related field
Good command of English, both written and oral.
One year experience in a similar related job.
Experience in project implementation, monitoring and report writing
Candidates must have knowledge in working with children.
Knowledge of safety issues concerning infants and children.
Good interpersonal skills and cross-cultural sensitivity.
Positive attitude with a willingness to learn.
Ability to cope and work under pressure.
Computer literate mainly in Microsoft Office package.
Willing to travel within Lebanon with a valid driver’s license
Well-organized, self-motivated and ability to work in a team.
Ability to work in difficult and high risk situations willing to travel within the region approximately 60% of time.
Familiar with core principles of Children Rights, Participation, Do No Harm, Community and Family Support as well as Children in Emergencies minimum standards.
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.