Female Child Protection Officer

Vacancy Number:W-ECW-003
Title: Female Child Protection Officer
Duration:Project Base
Exp.: 2019-04-21-(3 Months Ago)
Jobs no:2
Salary:As per organization's policy


Organization: The Welfare Association for the Development of Afghanistan (WADAN) | About The Welfare Association for the Development of Afghanistan (WADAN)
City: Nangarhar
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor degree in Education Social Sciences or other relevant field
Work Experience:3 ’ experience in the relevant field Years

  • Bachelor degree in Education Social Sciences or other relevant field

  • At least 3 years’ experience in the relevant field

  • Experience working in child protection and safeguarding fields.

  • Proven experiences in delivery of high quality training workshops to teachers community leaders parents and children.

  • Strong presentation communication and negotiation skills

  • Experience of working with local communities and stakeholders

  • Report writing and training skills

  • Proven local languages oral and written communication skills little English is plus

  • Proven computer skills in Word Excel and Power Point

  • Ability to travel within project coverage area and other provinces as needed.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Child Protection Officer ensures professional high-quality programmatic activities and results. The CP Officer will also play an important role in improving information management and data quality and in strengthening knowledge sharing and learning across the project. S/he will be responsible for child protection aspects of the ECW project.

  1. Advocacy for children rights through civil societies tribal elder provincial and municipality shura (council)

  2. Ensure that the children received proper services and prevented from re-victimization.

  3. Ensure the continuance interactions between district and provincial CPANs and providing required support to district CPANs.

  4. Responsible for the implementation and supervision of pre-schools and CFS (Child Friendly Space) CFS activities on field level.

  5. Identify the potential trainees such as children parents Child Protection Action Network (CPAN) members governmental stakeholder and select the program participant /beneficiaries according to the set criteria.

  6. Participate in any child protection and other training organized by WADAN or SCI.

  7. The CP officer will be working closely with pre-school teachers and CFS facilitators to ensure that UNCRC and SCI child safeguarding procedures is fully applied in these centers.

  8. In coordination with the school management shuras and community education committee make sure that child friendly protective and inclusive environment for emergency affected boys and girls established.

  9. In coordination with Child Protection Action Network (CPAN) establish children referral mechanism.

  10. Identify children with learning disabilities as well as children who need psychological support and refer them to CFS and other related services.

  11. Deliver child protect protection safeguarding training to the teachers community elder and parents.

  12. Any other relevant task assigned by the immediate supervisor

Submission Guideline

Qualified and interested candidates can submit their CV by hand along with a cover letter to WADAN’s Head Office:

House # 4 Street # 6 Opposite to Ministry of Commerce and Industry District 6 Dar Ul Aman Road Kabul

Or applications can be submitted by email to:  [email protected]

Email: [email protected]