We are looking for Child protection project officer
• At least 1 year of experience in Child Protection Project Management in an INGO
• Knowledge of international humanitarian response and development work
• Proven track record and experience in child protection
• Good understanding of project cycle management
• Previous experience working in the field would be highly appreciated
• Ensure the day to day management of the Chid Friendly Spaces (CFS) in the area of operations
• Facilitate the identification of separated and unaccompanied children for support and referral
• Facilitate the provision of psychosocial support services to the most vulnerable
• Provide intensive support to staff in identifying, documenting, tracing and reunifying of UASC
• Provide cash management service to identified children including UASC.
• Establish and strengthen community based structures including parent support groups.
• Establish and empower adolescents groups to provide community-based PSS activities.
• Supervise and support structured psychosocial support, life-skill and recreational activities in the Child
Friendly Space as per the work schedules set by line manager
• Ensure a safe and child-friendly atmosphere within the Child Friendly Space
• Manage and supervise the team of Community Animators and other CFS staff in the project locations to
ensure roles and responsibilities are well-defined and fulfilled
• Ensure that children feel comfortable, motivated, safe, and respected in the Child Friendly Space
• Oversee outreach and adolescent activities to ensure high quality programming, high level of
participation and minimum standards
• Actively participate and contribute to coordination meetings in the County;
• Ensure Tdh actively coordinates and contributes to the County's child protection and psychosocial
coordination and plans;
Since its creation in 1960, the mission of Terre des hommes (Tdh) has been to come to the aid of children in need. It endeavours at all times to defend the rights of children, in times of war and natural disasters, or in less publicised situations of distress.