22 No Experience Community Based Trainer USAID Project Jobs – Youth Alive Uganda


Job Title:    Community Based Trainer (22
No Experience Job Vacancies)

Organisation: Youth
Alive Uganda

Duty Station:  Gulu, Omoro, Agago, Kitgum, Dokolo,
Lira, Apac, Kwania, Kole and Oyam, Uganda

Reports to: District Project Coordinators (DPCs)


About US:

Youth Alive Uganda is the leader in innovative children, adolescents and
youth integrated development programming since 1993. Youth Alive Uganda is a
registered youth led and children/youth focused NGO that implements children
and youth integrated development programs across the country in four thematic
areas; Health, Livelihood, Education, Human rights and skills Development and


About USAID Project:

Youth Alive Uganda is an Implementing Partner on the five-year,
USAID-funded Integrated Child and Youth Development (ICYD) Activity in
partnership with World Education Bantwana Initiative and Education Development
Centre. The goal of (ICYD) Activity is for Ugandan children and youth,
especially the most vulnerable, to receive the support and services necessary
to lead resilient, healthy, and productive lives. The USAID ICYD activity aims
to improve learning outcomes, advance HIV epidemic control in Uganda and ensure
that children and youth have the opportunity to lead resilient, healthy and
productive lives. The USAID ICYD Activity will deliver critical
HIV/GBV/violence prevention and response services to children and youth and
their families in communities, clinics, and schools.


Job Summary:  The
Community Based Trainers is a field-based position responsible for implementing
Economic Strengthening activities on the USAID/Integrated Child and Youth
Development Activity. He/she works with the District Project Coordinators
(DPCs) in cooperation with Sub County Supervisors (Field Officers) in the
allocated Sub county to improve economic capacity of households to promote
resilience, learning and health outcomes. The position receives technical
support from the Economic Strengthening Specialist (ESS)


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Project Implementation   

and sensitisation of extremely vulnerable community members to establish VSLA’s

and raising awareness among community leaders and local Authorities regarding
VSLA project activities.

follow ups and provide technical support to VSLA groups.

village groups in the implementation of Village Savings and Loans Association
(VSLA’S) methodology, Financial Literacy, Business Management and Linkages.

with the village extension worker, support with establishment of model kitchen
gardens in selected sites within the communities

VSLA’S data, monitoring and evaluating the associations.

of tool kits and coordinate the payment and collection of tool kit funds.

of Periodic and operational Plans.

of Progress reports regularly.

all group leaders under your supervision.

in assessment and enrollment of beneficiaries in the program

in monthly case conferences to share cases identified in supported Youth clubs
with other ICYD community structures.

other assignment from your supervision


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The applicant
must at least hold a Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education from a recognized
institution though diploma in business, entrepreneurship, microfinance will be
an added advantage

organized individual, capable of handling multiple priorities

to work independently as well as an effective team player

to walk for long distances within the operational Sub counties

and can-do attitude

knowledge and experience in rolling out VSLA, SPM and FL to community groups
will be an added advantage

interpersonal skills

and willingness to adjust to changing tasks.

calmly under pressure and meet deadlines

to comply with set Organizational policies and procedures

writing skills.

knowledge of English and Acholi / Langi are a must

Must be
a resident within the targeted Sub county

in monthly case conferences to share cases identified in supported Youth clubs
with other ICYD community structures.


How to Apply:

All interested candidates should send their application letters and
resumes and academic documents.


Note: Hand-delivered applications can be sent to
Youth Alive office situated at the Community Service Department, Apac District
Local Government.


Deadline: 25th January 2021 by
05:00pm Ugandan time.


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