Community Development Officer

Name of Company/Organization: 
Concern Worldwide Liberia
Location for Performance: 
Grand Bassa
Deadline to Apply: 
Mon, 06/16/2014
Description of Job: 
The role of the CDO is: to facilitate development of strong linkages between schools, Parent Teacher Associations (PTAs) and the wider community to improve the safety and learning outcomes for all children in targeted school communities in an assigned cluster within the EQUAL program in Grand Bassa County; to create awareness and facilitate full community participation identification and resolution of issues affecting education solution identification through appropriate community participatory processes; to roll out the gender equality and school safety component of the EQUAL program, including the ‘We are One’ –Engaging Men in Gender Equality- pilot
Bachelor’s degree in education or a related field. Skills and Experience: At least 2 years’ experience working with communities. Experience in community mobilization, PRA and facilitating community-led initiatives; Strong understanding of principles of equity and school safety; Basic computer skills, including Word and Excel; Ability to speak Bassa is desirable. Please submit a letter of application stating which position you are applying for and stating why you are suitable for the position, along with a copy of your CV, a contact telephone number and the names of 2 referees who you have previously worked for, to the HR Department, Concern Worldwide Liberia, VP Road, Sinkor, Monrovia, or to the Area Coordinator, Concern Worldwide Liberia, in Zorzor, Lofa County, or to the Area Coordinator, Concern Worldwide Liberia in Buchanan, or by email to A copy of the job description for each position is also available at the contact information above. Closing date for applications is Friday 16th June 2014; only those short listed for interview will be contacted. Concern Liberia is an equal opportunities employer
Description of Company/Organization: 
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