Fresher Programme Assistant – Gender and Policy NGO Jobs – National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda (NUDIPU)

 

Job Title:      Programme
Assistant – Gender and Policy

Organization: National
Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda

Duty Station: 
Uganda

 

About US:

The National Union
of Disabled Persons of Uganda (NUDIPU) is an umbrella organization promoting
the rights of Persons with disabilities in Uganda with the vision of having
“A Just and Fair Society where Persons with Disabilities live a Prosperous
and Dignified Life”. We exist to advocate for the rights of Persons with
Disabilities in a unified voice for improved livelihoods. 

 

Job Summary:  The Programme Assistant – Gender and Policy will be responsible for
the day to day direct implementation of field activities as assigned by the
Programme Officer Gender and Policy, taking lead in implementation of gender and
disability inclusion in practice activities in the districts of Kotido and Moroto.
To support gender and disability programme team to implement gender activities
in line with NUDIPU‘s strategies and polices to realize NUDIPU’s goal .

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·        
Sensitize
the community including direct and indirect beneficiaries on different thematic
areas of the programme such as economic empowerment, inclusive education, GBV.

·        
Collaborate
with the relevant authorities both at the district and community level for
support and synergy as required by the programme.

·        
Supporting
the community structures including but not limited to VSLA group formation,
formation of groups of parents of children with disabilities

 




Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·        
The
applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree in Gender Studies, Development Studies,
Social Science, Social Works and Social Administration and any other relevant
degree from a recognized institution

·        
At least
two (2) years of related professional experience ln the field of gender and
disability

·        
Experience
in working with Persons with Disabilities and The rural and remote community
especially ln Karamoja region.

·        
Fluency
in the local language in Karamoja is an added advantage.

 

How to Apply:

Interested
candidates should submit their cover letters, copies of academic transcripts
and resumes to the Chief Executive Officer”, EITHER by post to NUDIPU
P.O.BOX 8567 Kampala OR: Physically at; NUDIPU offices on Plot 530, Bukoto
Kisaasi Road. Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

Deadline:  24th September 2020

 

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