Nyeri County Senior Social Welfare Officer Jobs in Kenya

Nyeri County Senior Social Welfare Officer Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Managing, coordinating, and developing a range of quality services for children referred and/or accommodated within the home;

  • Researching on funding opportunities from trusts, foundations, and corporate supporters and demonstrating a good working knowledge of dealing with donors and donor institutions, including creating proposals for donor funds, preparing budgets in accordance with donor instructions, and presenting reports to account for the use of funds;

  • Promoting and supporting the Karatina Children's home mission and ensuring that every opportunity for the benefit of the home is pursued;

  • Managing the designated budget by ensuring that the home achieves value for money in all circumstances through the monitoring and control of expenditure and the early identification of any financial irregularity;

  • Prepare monitoring and evaluation reports;

  • Undertaking any other such duties as required.

  • Performing any other duty assigned by the supervisor

    Requirement for appointment

    For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Social Work, Community Development, or any other related studies

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in working
    with children, minors, or the Community.

  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, commitment, and passion for supporting Orphans and vulnerable children.

  • Be able to work within the principles of the Children's Act and demonstrate a sound working knowledge of Child Protection Issues and Procedures.

  • Have the ability to exercise authority and have proven leadership abilities;

  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • Have good knowledge of manpower management, planning, budgetary management, and organization skills, administration skills, problemsolving skills with the ability to maintain accurate records

  • Discreet and ability to adhere to confidentiality

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Nyeri County Senior Social Welfare Officer Jobs in Kenya

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