Job Title: Senior Officer Integrated Programs
Duty Station; Western Region, Kasese Office
About Save the Children:
Save the Children delivers programs in over 36 districts in the North, Rwenzori, North Eastern and Central regions of Uganda, Currently, Save the Children has a staff complement of over 170 persons. We save children’s lives.
We fight for their rights. We help them fulfil their potential. In 2010, we reached more than 100 million children around the world.
Save the Children seeks to fill the following vacant positions and applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced Persons.
Job Purpose: Reporting to the Manager Integrated, the Senior Officer initiates and takes responsibility for overall planning, monitoring and implementation of the child protection, child rights governance, livelihoods and Food security, Health and Nutrition and HIV/ AIDS interventions for children affected by conflict in the district.
In addition, the person takes lead in coordination with partners in planning, implementation and monitoring of project activities as well as compilation of the project reports.
The Senior Officer may be called upon as and when necessary to support the emergency team in cases of humanitarian crisis.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
· Bachelors’ Degree in the field of Social Sciences. A post graduate qualification or its equivalent will be an added advantage.
· Minimum of 3 years teaching experience working in the HIV and child protection project context.
How to Apply:
Application letters with detailed CV indicating 3 referees, two of whom should have been direct supervisors should be submitted to:
The Director of Human Resources & Administration
Save the Children
Plot 68/70, Kira Road
P.O. Box 12018
Or on email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Important to note:
- Testimonials/certificates should not be attached to applications that are submitted online.
Deadline: 8th February 2013. Candidates are therefore encouraged to apply at the earliest opportunity.
Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer, persons with disabilities and female candidates are encouraged to apply.