UNICEF recrute 01 Child Protection Specialist, NO-C « Chadian nationals only »
Humanitaire (ONG, Associations, …), Projet/programme de développement
Child Protection Specialist, NO-C, Bol, Chad,#71627 (Chadian nationals only)
Job Number: 529716 | Vacancy Link
Locations: Africa: Chad
Work Type : Fixed Term Appointment
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.
Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
And we never give up.
For every child, hope
The child protection programme of UNICEF Chad seeks to support the protection of children from violence, abuse and exploitation by ensuring they have a birth certificate, benefit from an adequate justice system and are not married before the age of 18 years (especially girls) or victims of female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C). It supports the implementation of the national ‘Justice for Children’ strategy and the relevant legal provisions, to promote access to a legal system sensitive to child rights. It also supports the strengthening of the capacity of organizations working in the area of justice for children and continues to address harmful social practices and norms by further empowering communities to promote an environment conducive to ending child
marriage and FGM/C.
How can you make a difference?
Summary of key functions/accountabilities:
Support to programme/project development and planning
Programme management, monitoring and delivery of results
Technical and operational support to programme implementation
Networking and partnership building
Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building
Please refer to the attached job description for details Child Protection Specialist , NOC, Bol.docx
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…
An advanced university degree in one of the following fields is required: international development, human rights, psychology, sociology, international law, or another relevant social science field
A minimum of five years of professional experience in social development planning and management in child protection related areas is required
Experience working in a developing country is considered as an asset.
Relevant experience in programme development in child protection related areas in a UN system agency or organization is considered as an asset.
Experience in both development and humanitarian contexts is considered as an added advantage.
Fluency in French and Knowledge of English is required. Knowledge of the local language of the duty station is considered as an asset
For every Child, you demonstrate…
UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, and Accountability (CRITA) and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.
The functional competencies required for this post are…
Leading and supervising (I)
Formulating strategies and concepts (II)
Relating and networking (II)
Deciding and Initiating action (II)
Applying technical expertise (III)
View our competency framework at http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/files/UNICEF_Competencies.pdf
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.
UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.
Closing Date Fri Feb 21 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Afr. centrale Ouest)