13 Community Services Assistant Job Opportunities – American Refugee Committee (ARC) International – Alight



Organisation: American Refugee
Committee (ARC) International – Alight
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Protection Manager

About ARC:
The
American Refugee Committee (ARC) International is an International nonprofit,
nonsectarian organization that provides humanitarian assistance and training to
millions of beneficiaries around the world. The ARC seeks to promote peaceful
and safe communities where men and women have equal rights and communities can
access locally owned, high-quality services.

We
are on a journey of becoming Alight, a new platform of amazing people and an
organization providing lifesaving services and creating breakthrough solutions
for and with the displaced. For the past 40 years, we’ve called ourselves
American Refugee Committee, an organization known for providing quality care to
millions of Refugees worldwide. But the truth is, we serve many different
people – to include Refugees, Trafficked people, Displaced people, and
Marginalized and Host communities too. Through all the years and conversations,
we’ve had with the people we serve, we’ve heard the same thing time and time
again – Refugee is not a label we want. We’re listening. And now, we’re taking
off the nametag American Refugee Committee and becoming Alight.

Job Summary: The Community Services
Assistant will be responsible for empowering Persons with Special Needs to
enhance Quality and healthy life for sustainability development. He / she will
also be responsible for community involvement and ownership to enhance
sustainability and empowerment of Refugees in the settlement.




Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
·      
The applicant for the American Refugee Committee (ARC) International –
Alight Community Services Assistant job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Social
work, Community Psychology, Education, Development studies
·      
Two years of working experience in Community Development services with an
INGO.
·      
Fluency in Swahili and ability to ride a Motorcycle with a valid license
(Class A) is an added advantage.

How to Apply:
All
suitably qualified and interested candidates should send a submit one-page
Cover letter, an updated CV (max. 3 pages) and Names, Titles and Contacts of
three professional referees, to include your current or recent
employer/supervisor – via email (ONLY) to UGjobs@arcrelief.org with the
POSITION applied for clearly indicated in the subject line.

NB:
However due to urgency to fill these positions, applications will be reviewed
and interviews conducted on a rolling basis. Only shortlisted candidates will
be contacted. Job Offers will be issued to the selected candidates upon
conformation of funding.

Deadline: 17th December
2019 by 17:00hrs.

For
more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *