Project Coordinator – Child Protection NGO Careers – Save the Children International

Coordinator – Child Protection
Organisation: Save
the Children International
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is
the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program
presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs
for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child
attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our
mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and
to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create
impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being
innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving
results at scale. 
Job Summary:    The Project Coordinator – Child Protection
is responsible for managing the implementation of Child Protection Program
activities in either Imvepi and Kiryandongo, mentoring and coaching staff and
to represent and advocate for Save the Children’s work and organizational
priorities in child protection with a wide range of external parties including Government
(OPM), communities, donors during field visits, and other humanitarian agencies
operating in the area. The incumbent will be expected to provide leadership and
guidance to the project implementing team.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The candidate for the Save the Children International Project
    Coordinator – Child Protection career placement should hold a Degree in
    social work/social sciences or equivalent.
  • At least three years’ relevant work experience in child protection
  • Previous experience of managing a team of implementing staff in
    Implementation of project activities
  • Demonstrable experience of using current quality standards and
    guidelines for child protection programs.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills to meet project goals.
  • Experience of managing the project cycle, including implementation
    and report writing, Monitoring and evaluation.
  • Solid knowledge base and practical experience in community based
    child protection approaches,
  • Case management and child participation methodologies.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title
link below.
Deadline: 8th September 2019
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