Livelihoods Officer NGO Jobs – Hope for Justice


Job Title:    Livelihoods Officer

Organization:  Hope
for Justice

Project Name:  Addressing Child Trafficking and Slavery (ACTS) Project

Duty Station:  Kampala,


About US:

Hope for Justice is
a global charity working to end human trafficking/modern slavery by preventing
exploitation, rescuing victims, restoring lives and reforming society.


About ACTS project:

The Addressing Child
Trafficking and Slavery (ACTS) project will deliver an integrated suite of
activities at multiple levels in order to address issues surrounding the
commercial sexual exploitation and trafficking of children in Kampala. It will
aim to reduce vulnerability of children and households to trafficking and
exploitation through sustainable reintegration and economic strengthening,
standardize trauma-informed care for survivors of trafficking across multiple
structures to enable better support and navigation through justice systems and
referral services. It will also ensure practitioners respond effectively to
victims and survivors of trafficking through engagement with and immersive
training in trauma-informed care models.


Job Summary:  Hope for Justice is seeking a person to lead
in implementing all project livelihoods activities. The Livelihoods Officer
will be responsible for improving the wellbeing of reintegrating girls and
their families by empowering them with business knowledge and skills, support
them build income generating businesses therefore enabling sustainable
reintegration and reduced vulnerability to trafficking.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

and develop a Livelihoods model for reintegrating families.

business skills training for girls based at the Hope for Justice Lighthouse.

with Project Social Workers to identify reintegrating girls and their families
to be supported through livelihoods programme.

reintegrating girls and their families in developing business plans, social
enterprises and income generation.

reintegrating girls and family businesses access further resourcing (linkages,
follow-up, coaching, among others)

regular follow up visits to support beneficiaries and their families.

regular mapping of critical service points for partnerships as well as make
referral for these services

quality progress reports according to donor requirements

and share lessons learned and best practices of the livelihoods aspects to
inform roll out of livelihood strategies on a wider scale


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

ideal candidate must hold a degree in a relevant field, preferably in
Development Studies, Economy or Socio-Economic Development, Business
Administration, Entrepreneurship.

experience in developing income generating activities (IGAs), small and micro
enterprises (SMEs) and other innovative approaches to humanitarian livelihoods.

of facilitating business training.

in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

of working alongside key stakeholders in the community and other NGOs to
achieve mutual goals.

and experience of child protection.

to write clear and relevant reports.

communication skills including oral presentation skills, interpersonal and
relational skills


How to Apply:

All candidates
should Email a covering letter, resume and completed Application Form, Download


Deadline: 30th November 2020


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