UNICEF Child Safeguarding Consultancy Jobs 2021 – Zambia NGO Jobs

UNICEF Child Safeguarding Consultancy Jobs 2021 – Zambia NGO Jobs. UNICEF Zambia programme looking for “Child Safeguarding Consultancy”. Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before 02 November 2021.

UNICEF is an independent development and humanitarian non-profit organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood, and enable children to prepare for – and respond to – crises and adversity. We believe in the power and potential of every child, but know this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination.

UNICEF Child Safeguarding Consultancy Jobs 2021

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 22 October 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Child Safeguarding Consultancy to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
Position Child Safeguarding Consultancy
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University degree
Experience Required At least 5 years
Application Deadline 02 November 2021

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: UNICEF Zambia is investing significant efforts into mainstreaming PSEA and child safeguarding in our programmes, both those implemented by government and those implemented by NGOs. UNICEF will provide technical support to mainstream PSEA and safeguarding in our integrating programming platforms. This includes Early Childhood Development, Ending Child Marriage and the Social Cash Transfer programmes, which are implemented in vulnerable communities and as such there is a risk posed in terms of sexual exploitation and abuse and child safeguarding. The aim of mainstreaming SEA and child safeguarding is to ensure that mechanisms are in place from the outset to prevent cases occurring as well as responding to any cases that have taken place.

Activities and Tasks:

  • Conduct  SEA  and  child  safeguarding  risk  assessments  of  the  integrated platforms  of  ECD,  ECM,  and  SCT programmes and support the development of risk mitigation plans.
  • Develop and conduct a deep-dive training on PSEA and child safeguarding for UNICEF staff and implementing partners  working  on  the  three-priority  integrated  programmes.  The  trainings  should  be  designed  and contextualized with the objective to ensure compliance and that an adequate monitoring mechanism exists in all communities that the programmes are being rolled-out in.
  • Conduct  a  mapping  exercise  of  existing  GBV/PSEA  service  providers  and  map  referral  pathways  in  target districts and communities and provide technical support to address gaps.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Advanced university degree (a master’s degree) or equivalent in gender studies, social anthropology, law and women’s rights, sociology, public health, or other field related to PSEA;
  • At least 5 years of humanitarian or development experience on sexual violence and other forms of violence against children.
  • Experience in and knowledge on PSEA, GBV and child safeguarding.
  • Experience developing complaint mechanisms as well as reporting and investigation procedures would be an advantage.
  • Excellent communication, facilitation and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexible work attitude: the ability to work productively in a team environment as well as independently, and the ability to handle requests or issues as they arise.
  • Fluency in English (Written & Oral) is required

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNICEF Child Safeguarding Consultancy Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 02 November 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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