FSL Assistant

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FSL Assistant

  • Post Date:September 27, 2022
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  • Career Level Manager
    Experience 2 Years
    Gender Both
  • Industry Entertainment
    Qualification Associate Degree
    Salary As per Organization Salary Scale
  • Number of Opportunities 1
    Vacancy Number 220007AZ
    Location Sar-e Pol
Job Description

About Save the Children:

The Organization

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 realize 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 workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

SCI – Afghanistan

Save the Children has worked in Afghanistan since 1976. Our way of working close to people and on their own terms has enabled us to deliver lasting change to tens of thousands of children in the country. The UN Convention of the Rights of the Child is the basis of our work.

We are helping children get a better education, we make it possible for more boys and girls to attend school, we help children protect themselves and influence their own conditions. We work with families, communities and health workers in homes, clinics and hospitals to promote basic health in order to save lives of children and mothers




Job Description:

ROLE PURPOSE:

The Livelihood Assistant with support from Livelihood Officer will support the implementation of livelihood activities planned under Save the Children’s STAR grant. The post holder along with livelihood officer will closely work with project beneficiaries to provide beneficiaries with capacity building and livelihood assistance.

KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY :

The main areas of accountability and responsibility of this post is to support implementation of the livelihood component of Save the Children’s STAR grant in designated province (Saripul). Details are below.

  • Provide support to FSL project officers in selection and verification of project beneficiaries.
  • Assist the community mobilization in effective sensitization and mobilization of communities
  • With Support from project officer prepare training material and design the support to income generating activities
  • Reflect the market demand for skills and products in the design of IGA trainings
  • FSL project assistant will be responsible for daily and weekly reporting to FSL project officers.
  • Participate in monitoring activities and assessment and promote ideas for improvement
  • Coordinate with respective community members and project beneficiaries for implementation of the activities
  • Establish positive working relationships with local communities and government authorities
  • Perform any other tasks as assigned by the supervisor that are within the general scope of the described responsibilities.
  • Provide support to FSL project officers in selection and verification of project beneficiaries.
  • Assist the community mobilization in effective sensitization and mobilization of communities
  • With Support from project officer prepare training material and design the support to income generating activities
  • Reflect the market demand for skills and products in the design of IGA trainings
  • FSL project assistant will be responsible for daily and weekly reporting to FSL project officers.
  • Participate in monitoring activities and assessment and promote ideas for improvement
  • Coordinate with respective community members and project beneficiaries for implementation of the activities
  • Perform any other tasks as assigned by the supervisor that are within the general scope of the described responsibilities.

Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability, and Learning

  • Prepare and implement action plan for quality monitoring
  • Mobilizing and Making communities aware on project objectives, outputs and activities and MEAL systems and SCI Child Safeguarding Policies.
  • Facilitate project and activities information at all events such as training and workshops

BEHAVIOURS

Accountability:

  • holds self accountable for making decisions, managing resources efficiently, achieving and role modelling Save the Children values
  • holds the team and partners accountable to deliver on their responsibilities – giving them the freedom to deliver in the best way they see fit, providing the necessary development to improve performance and applying appropriate consequences when results are not achieved.

Ambition:

  • sets ambitious and challenging goals for themselves and their team, takes responsibility for their own personal development and encourages their team to do the same
  • widely shares their personal vision for Save the Children, engages and motivates others
  • future orientated, thinks strategically and on a global scale.

Collaboration:

  • builds and maintains effective relationships, with their team, colleagues, Members and external partners and supporters
  • values diversity, sees it as a source of competitive strength
  • approachable, good listener, easy to talk to.

 

 

 




 

 

 

Creativity:

  • develops and encourages new and innovative solutions
  • willing to take disciplined risks.

Integrity:

  • honest, encourages openness and transparency; demonstrates highest levels of integrity

Additional job responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities as set out above are not exhaustive and the role holder may be required to carry out additional duties within reasonableness of their level of skills and experience.

Equal Opportunities

The role holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with the SCI Equal Opportunities and Diversity policies and procedures.

Child Safeguarding:

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.

Health and Safety

The role holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with SCI Health and Safety policies and procedures.

Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS 

University degree in development studies, social science, or any other relevant technical credential.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

2 years of experience in the relevant fields

Essential

  • Familiarity with livelihood programming
  • Maturity and confidence in dealing with the staff of government institutions, and communities.
  • Excellent communication (both oral and written) in English and local languages, people skill for conflict resolution and negotiation;
  • Computer proficiency, especially related to professional office software packages (Microsoft Office).

Additional job responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities as set out above are not exhaustive and the role holder may be required to carry out additional duties within reasonableness of their level of skills and experience.

 

 

 

 




 

 

Submission Guideline:

Submission Guideline:

Qualified applicants are highly encouraged to apply for the position by filling in the online application form. In addition to the online application form, they can also attach their CV and cover letter in the online system. Please note that only the applications received through the online portal will be considered for this position.

https://stcuk.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=220007AZ&tz=GMT%2B04%3A30&tzname=Asia%2FKabul

Applicants can login to the online application system by copying and pasting the following link intro their web browser. Returning users will need to enter their username and password, first time users will need to create a user account.

It is recommended that you save your username and password for future job applications through the online system.

Save the Children International provides an equal employment opportunity and does not ask for money at any stage of recruitment.

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse

“Save the Children strongly encourages applications from women. Minimum country requirements for potential female applicants will be followed.”

Save the Children International provides an equal employment opportunity and does not ask for money at any stage of recruitment.

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse

“Save the Children strongly encourages applications from women. Minimum country requirements for potential female applicants will be followed.”

Submission Email:

https://stcuk.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=220007AZ&tz=GMT%2B04%3A30&tzname=Asia%2FKabul


 

 

 

 



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