GVC recruits 01 Protection Specialist
Location: Beirut, Lebanon, with displacement to field offices and missions in other WeWorld-GVC missions.
Starting date: 01/06/2019
WeWorld-GVC is an Italian independent organisation born from the merger between GVC Ngo (founded in Bologna in 1971) and WeWorld Foundation (founded in Milan in 1999), with the aim of increasing the impact of their Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid projects in 29 countries worldwide, including Italy.
This position is lined managed directly by the Humanitarian and Protection Policy Expert. The PS is deployed in WeWorld-GVC Lebanon mission, with movements to other missions and HQ. The PS coordinates the work of dedicated Protection Staff in different WeWorld-GVC Missions.
The Protection Specialist (PS) is a core staff of the WeWorld-GVC Protection Task Force and he/she is responsible of the design, use and development of the Individual Protection Approach (IPA). The PS is the first “clearing house” for quality and strategic aspects regarding the IPA and related protection-specific strategies. He/She will ensure the establishing of quality procedures in line with the strategic approach of WeWorld-GVC, support in the homogenization of toolws, as well as lead on innovation and development.
The Individual Protection Approach (IPA) is a system to identify and assess people whose immediate physiological, dignity and safety needs are not met; it supports, through guidance or mediation, the linking of right-holders to an appropriate service provider. The IPA contributes to strengthening right-holders’ resilience capacities to claim their right to assistance, and to identifying service-provision gaps, challenges or obstacles for accessing services. The IPA is a core component of the Community Protection Approach, The Community Protection Approach (CPA) is a community engagement and empowerment instrument to design and monitor Integrated Protection Programs (IPP) and provide operational tools to facilitate coordination and complementarity between different foreign and national aid instruments in order to find sustainable solutions to a given population’s needs and problems (see cpainitiative.org)
Main tasks and responsibilities
Ensure the highest quality and relevance of the Individual Protection Approach.
Lead the methodological innovation, design and development of IPA
Contribute to the WeWorld-GVC strategic thinking and knowledge management
|Expériences / Formation du candidat||Professional experience|
Education and skills
Will constitute an asset
|Experience||5 à 10 ans|
|Secteurs d’activité||Gestion crise / post-crise, Eau et assainissement, Droits humains|
|Pays||Moyen Orient, Liban|
|Salaire / Indemnité||Monthly Gross Salary Range: 3500-4500 Euros|
Type of contract: 9 months with possibility of extension (including a 3 months as probation period)
|Comment postuler||Send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with reference L22 only preselected candidates will be contacted; the applications will be reviewed as they are received and the position may be awarded before the deadline|
|Date de fin de validité||20/05/2019|