3 War Child Canada Career Jobs – Training and Outreach Officers

Organization: War Child Canada
Duty Station: Arua,
Kiryandongo and Kokobo, Uganda
Reports to: Project Manager
or Head of Office
War Child Canada is an international non-governmental organization
which is helping mothers and families around the world give their children a
safe start in life and give their communities the best chance of a peaceful
future. Children represent both the immediate present and the society’s future,
which is why protecting those childhoods is the key to breaking the cycle of
violence. When war breaks out, children look to those close to them for
Job Summary: The Training
and Outreach Officer will be responsible for the mobilization, implementation
and development of community sensitization and training activities for
beneficiary-community and all actors relevant to achieving the project goal.
The incumbent will carry out awareness campaigns and in depth training sessions
encompassing the subject of human rights, protection, SGBV and Child Rights.
Key Duties and
  • In charge of developing and carrying out
    community sensitizations and dialogues.
  • Provide technical training on SGBV,
    protection and Child rights to trainers, partners, justice and legal
    actors, and other relevant actors.
  • In charge of preparing communication and
    training materials, and develop new sensitization and training approaches.
  • Responsible for preparing narrative
    reports on activities and recommend improvements to the programme.
  • Make follow up visits in each community
    after activities to document impact, and strengthen referral network.
  • Conduct radio panel discussions.
  • Perform any other related duties as shall
    be assigned by the supervisor.
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant should preferably hold a
    University degree in Law, Social Work, Social Sciences, Development
    Studies or related field.
  • Working knowledge and skills in
    participatory methodology to facilitate trainings with community.
  • Proficiency in computer packages such as
    (MS word Excel Power point and Data base).
  • Fluency in English and local language is
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication
  • Ability to prepare timely, periodic and
    quality project reports
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send an updated
CV, cover letter indicating clearly daytime telephone contact and active email
address, photocopies of relevant certificates (both professional and
vocational) and contact information of at least three professional referees.
Please clearly indicate position and location you are applying for.
Interested applicants should deliver ONLY hard copies of their
Application Packages to any of the following War Child Canada Offices: Kampala:
2nd floor, Plot 944 Ggaba Road, Kansanga.
(Please ensure applications are delivered to War Child Canada)
Gulu: Plot No. 9 Erinayo Oryema Road, Kanyagoga.
Kiryandongo: Kanyadoli Refugee Settlement RFM Base Camp, Bweyale.
Adjumani: Pakele
Arua: Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement Yoro Base Camp.
Note: Qualified female
and other equity-seeking candidates are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed
candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 17th July 2015

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