Child Protection Specialist

Name of Company/Organization: 
Child Fund
Location for Performance: 
All Counties
Deadline to Apply: 
Mon, 12/01/2014
Description of Job: 
ChildFund Liberia is seeking to fill the following positions to implement its Kelekula Interim Care Centers (KICCs) established as temporary shelter to provide safe space for children impacted by the EVD crisis, limit the further spread of the disease, offer immediate links to health care professionals, actively work to reintegrate children with family members or caregivers, challenge and change misinformation in the community leading to the stigmatization of these children, while simultaneously contributing to the collection and distribution of crucial data about how children are being affected by the EVD crisis. All positions are Monrovia based with frequent field travels. This is a nine-month project renewable based on need and changing circumstances of the current situation: 1) Child Protection Specialist: This is a key member of the project team, second only to and reporting to the Project Director and will be responsible for oversight of cutting edge practices and programming in child protection issues and response for the children in the KICCs and their families. The desired candidate must have at least 5 years middle level management role and child protection experience in a child-focused organization with at least a bachelor’s degree.
How to apply: Email applications, which is preferred, should clearly state the position as the subject of the email and include an application letter, CV indicating three Professional References with email addresses and contact numbers to Candidates with no access to internet should apply to: Human Resources & Admin Manager, ChildFund Liberia, 16th Street Russell Avenue, Sinkor, Monrovia, and hand delivered at our National Office in Monrovia at the same office location above. Closing date for applications: Monday, the 1st of December 2014. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Description of Company/Organization: 
Program Management/Consulting