Vacancy: Child Protection Counselor
Recruiting Organization: InterAid Uganda
Duty Station: Uganda
InterAid Uganda is a national humanitarian NGO engaging in humanitarian and development work in both the urban and rural communities in Uganda. In partnership with UNHCR and OPM, InterAid is in the process of establishing a multi- sectoral programme in Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement.
Job Summary: The Child Protection Counselor will be responsible for implementing activities in the program me and in the refugee communities to strengthen child protection, and promote Protection integration in coordination with other stakeholders.
The ideal candidate should possess a good bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Social Sciences or related field.
Skills and Experience:
A minimum of three years’ experience in child protection work, related counselling experience, and community work.
Extensive knowledge of the Southern Sudanese languages (Arabic, Nuer, Acholi) and ability to work with people of different background is an added advantage.
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their cover letters and updated resumes with three professional references and attach copies (NOT ORIGINALS) of certificates, testimonials to: To Executive Director, InterAid Uganda, Kabaka-Anjagala Rand, P.O. Box 737, Kampala, Uganda
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NB: Local residents from Kiryandongo District are encouraged to apply for these posts. Interviews shall be conducted at Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement and only short listed applicants will be contacted.
Deadline: Friday 11th April, 2014