Save The Children Program Facilitator Jobs in Ethiopia
Save The Children Program Facilitator Jobs in EthiopiaJob Id
: Social Sciences and Community Location
: Dollo, Somali Career Level
: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience) Employment Type
: Full time Salary
: As per the scale of the organizationJob DescriptionRole Purpose
Responsible for the project day-to-day implementation at community level. Works closely with grass root level gov't counterpart & community representatives.
Also ensures active community participation proper targeting of beneficiaries. Provides overall technical, organisational support and plays facilitation role in communities she/he is assigned, including technology and best practices, awareness creation and linkages and behavioural change through education, information and communication.
She/he supports people’s empowerment, collective action and solidarity. Facilitates and encourages active participation of and networking between individuals and communities in recognizing problems, identifying solutions, and implementing project activities related to the identified solutions.
Establishes and maintains close working relationship with communities and community organizations in her/his working area in order to ensure that the messages are disseminated and understood at all levels. Build capacities of the community and institutions.Key Duties & Responsibilities Facilitates a process of community empowerment, learning and action
Facilitate communities’ investigation, analysis, presentation and learning, so that they are able to communicate and own the outcomes of their activities
Support communities to reflect about their attitudes, behaviours and traditions and facilitate community-owned processes for changes
Facilitate linkages with other stakeholders (GoE, research institutions, civil society, etc.) in order to ensure coordinated approach
Acting as facilitator to promote self-help and other social groups in the community
Facilitate reflecting, experiential learning and sharing of better practices
Work specifically with youth to promote positive generation changes
Actively solicit and involve minorities/disadvantage and other underrepresented groups
Promote innovation and change processes
Promote gender equity and women empowerment
Empower communities to be responsible, constructive and recognized actors in local development processes.
Technical Support role
Support communities to increase their knowledge and skills through training, exposure and joint actions
Strengthen community self-mobilization through their leaders for participation in their planning, implementation and monitoring of activities
Share latest development ideas and appropriate technologies to community members/groups
Share information on support and cooperation opportunities with communities and other stakeholders
Use a variety of extension methods, which are suited to the situation, and build the capacities (knowledge, and skills) of communities and GoE extension agents
Promote constructive customary mechanisms and institution building with in communities
Promote adoption of approaches that leads to sustainable development
Build communities’ management skills in analysis and reflection processes, setting goals for improvements, planning implementation steps, taking action, and monitoring progress
Supervision/Monitoring/Coordination and documentation role
Coordinate with GoE and other stakeholders at local level.
Conduct data collection, tabulation, analysis, documentation and dissemination
Acquire accurate information about pastoral families/households, their problems, needs and capabilities as well as changes and trends in the communities, including their driving factors and impeding forces
Develop a simple and sustainable supervision and monitoring system to guide the communities in monitoring project activities
Carry out the day-to-day implementation and monitoring of activities at community level
In collaboration with technical officers prepare weekly/monthly and quarterly plan
A minimum of diploma in related social fields, and other development studies.
A minimum of two years’ experience in working at community based similar projects preferably with non-governmental organizations
Knowledge of the language of the duty station
Commitment to Save the Children values
We offer a competitive package in the context of the sector. The duty station of the position holder will be in Dollo. This role is offered on the basis of national terms and conditions only.
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection.
We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
Violence against children is no longer tolerated
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.
We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive environment where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
How to Apply
Please attach a copy of your CV and cover letter with your application, and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.
Interested applicants who meet the MINIMUM requirements should apply using the
below link: https://stcuk.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.
Save The Children Program Facilitator Jobs in Ethiopia