Fresher Diploma NGO Job Opportunities – Community Development Assistant (Assessment and Design) – World Vision International


Job Title:    Community
Development Assistant (Assessment and Design)

Organisation: World
Vision International

Reports to:  Community
Development Facilitator

Duty Station:  Uganda


About US:

World Vision Uganda
is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization
dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome
poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World
Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people
whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is
conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks,
including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child,
Life in all its fullness.  Our prayer for every Heart, the will to
make it so.”


Job Summary:  The Community Development Assistant
(Assessment and Design) will conduct community engagement and design processes
with the community starter group members.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Engagement, Assessment and Design Process:

in data Collecting and community engagement on community perception on WV identity

in disseminating of information in a message box and engage

community in Developing a community communication plan

the Identification and engagement of key stakeholders at parish and sub-county
level, Engaging local partners in the wellbeing activities.

and supervise the starter groups in their community engagement and exploration
of the local context in the focus areas.

and supervise the assessment team on Identification of the most vulnerable in
the focus areas and vulnerability assessment processes.

capacity and resources of the community and community in Reflection and
planning for base level at each step of critical path for the next step.

and support community summit at Parish level

Support the
community in setting community vision and priorities with starter groups

Community engagement and RC Registration:

the vision and priorities with the wider community for validation.

community awareness for sustainability and transition.

and engage the community in Celebrating the efforts and solidarity of critical
path steps completions.

Child Sponsorship communications and registration processes of RCs.

of Children in sponsorship program and sharing their histories with SO

Communication with
NO and SOs:

follow up on all Sponsorship communications from NO and SOs.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

ideal applicant for the World Vision Community Development Assistant (Assessment
and Design) job must hold a Diploma and/or a Bachelor Degree in Humanities
(Development studies, social sciences, SWASA, Economics, community development)

One year
of field experience in a developing country programming context

At least
one year of work experience

experience in Community engagements, Assessment and qualitative data
collections especially using FGD & KII methodology.

of Local Language (Lugbara, Kakwa or Arabic) is an added advantage

in computer Literacy

to ride a motor cycle with a valid ridding permit


How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to submit your application and complete
Curriculum Vitae by applying online through visiting World Vision
International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.




Deadline: 27th August 2020


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