The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is recruiting an Integrated Protection Coordinator in Libya. The Integrated Protection Coordinator leads the IRC’s efforts to meet conflict-affected people’s safety and protection needs, reducing risk and responding to cases of violence, coercion and deprivation, as well as mainstreaming protection throughout the IRC’s response in Libya. This includes various activities that fall under Protection and Rule of Law (PRoL) and Women’s Protection and Empowerment (WPE) programming. Protection is a signature part of the IRC’s strategy in Libya over the next two years. The Integrated Protection Coordinator will define and manage a clear direction, drive forward implementation and ensure robust and effective management and oversight to best meet the needs and aspirations of local communities and accountability to stakeholders.
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The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is seeking a Protection Manager in Libya. The Protection Manager will be responsible to provide technical guidance and oversight of the protection teams based in Tripoli. This will include leadership of internal capacity building activities, activity design and implementation as well monitoring and evaluation. The Protection Manager will coordinate with other relevant actors (among which UNHCR, government counterparts, and other national and international NGOs), as well as participate in local-level coordination forums (such as the protection cluster), as needed.
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Family for Every Child is recruiting a reseach consultant for the second phase of their project on caring for boys affected by sexual violence. In the first phase, we completed a scoping study on sexual violence affecting boys, the report for which is forthcoming.
We are now looking for a Consultant to support us to:
- Support the design of primary research on the same subject to be implemented by local teams in Cambodia, Nepal, India and the Philippines
- Support the implementation of the research in all countries remotely and through a visit to Nepal
- Write a synthesis report on the findings from all four countries.
We are looking for someone experienced in primary qualitative research with adolescents and adults, research on gender, and research on sexual violence or violence against children. The candidate should also have knowledge of South and South East Asia, a consultative and collaborative working style, and excellent writing skills.
They will need to be available to attend a face to face meeting (likely in Cambodia) week commencing 19th February 2018, support one stage of the primary research in Nepal, and participate in another face to face meeting in the region towards the end of 2018.
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The International Rescue Committee is recruiting a Child Protection Coordinator for the Bangladesh programme. For more details about the position, click here>>.
Plan International USA is seeking a skilled Project Manager with demonstrable experience working alongside communities to strengthen community based actions for children in emergencies. The Project Manager is responsible for the implementation of Plan International’s OFDA grant improving the protective environment for children, young people and their families affected by conflict and disaster through strengthened community-based child protection approaches in line with the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action on behalf of the inter-agency Community Based Child Protection in Emergencies Task Force under the Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action.
We're looking for a dynamic professional with a background in the humanitarian sector, community engagement and participatory approaches, in addition to strong research and writing skills. The PM will help to gather information on existing practices, work at the country level to identify promising practices, and develop a user-friendly Field Guide with practical tools and training.
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Save the Children Denmark (SCD) has over the course of the past eight years, been building technical expertise in the area of child-focused MHPSS as part of our contribution to Save the Children International (SCI), the world’s largest independent organization for children. We believe it is time to scale up our work in this area and build collaborations with global and local stakeholders to increase quality and impact. To do so, we are looking for a Director who can lead the establishment of a new global centre for child, youth and family focused MHPSS.
Click here for more information about the post and how to apply: Director of the Global Centre for Mental Health and Psycho-social Support for Children
War Child is seeking a Child Protection Specialist, who will be responsible for the Child Protection (CP) technical area of the Programme Strategy and Programme Quality Framework. This includes standard setting, operationalization and monitoring and rolling out of evidence-based methodologies/interventions developed by the Research & Development (R&D) department and/or Programme Quality Team.
This position will provide technical support to the organisation in the CP content area and create/maintain a technical team within the organisation. Frequent travelling to country offices of War Child Holland, its affiliates and elsewhere is required to fulfil the obligations of this role. The CP specialist can be based in Amsterdam, Stockholm or any other War Child location.
More about the position can be found here: https://www.warchild.nl/vacature/child-protection-specialist
Plan International is hiring an International Consultant for a Joint Education and Child Protection Assessment -- Immediate availability! This Consultant will be responsible for carrying out the assessment data analysis and report writing together with the Child Protection and Education Sector Working Groups in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Please submit CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org. CVs will be reviewed on a rolling basis due to urgency.
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is seeking the support of an expert to improve the quality of and access to services for child and adolescent survivors of sexual abuse in emergencies. Working closely with the coordination structures of the CP Area of Responsibility (AoR) and the GBV AoR, the focus of this position will be to build inter-agency practitioner capacity, technically support the CP and GBV AoR Rapid Response Team, and roll out the Caring for Child Survivors (CCS) guidelines. Additionally, this position will documents lessons learned, best practices as well as gaps in CP-GBV coordination at the field level, regional and global levels.
For more details and to apply, click here>>: Child Protection / GBV Child Survivor Specialist
The Child Protection Sub-Cluster in South Sudan is seeking a P4-level CP Coordinator. If interested, please click on the below for additional details: