Protection Assistant - Child Protection, Rhino Camp, Uganda
Maintain and strengthen existing networks through other service providers at the zonal level, to ensure that Children receive quality services and support both at the agency levels.
Actively participate in scheduled meetings such as Child Protection inter-agency Coordination meetings.
Work in close collaboration with the response team to ensure ongoing needs of children and girls are being met in the prevention related activities.
Strengthen existing referral systems and networks of psycho-social service providers
In collaboration with other partners, design prevention activities/interventions within the refugee and host community.
Participate in conducting trainings for partners on relevant organizational development areas and support peer learning between DRC and other partner agencies.
Project development, implementation and reporting
Conduct case management services for vulnerable children at risk. These will include cases of abuse, exploitation, neglect and violence especially UASC and other children at risk.
Identification and documentation of vulnerable children.
Conduct assessments basically BIDs and BIAs for vulnerable children.
Direct service provision basically through material support.
Conduct referrals and follow ups for children at risk.
Minimum of one (1) year experience working with vulnerable communities, basic needs and protection programming experience, and/or advocacy programs.
Professional training in Child Protection.
Experience in protection interventions in line with Refugees operation with wide Child Protection.
A University degree in Social Sciences, Social Works and Social Administration, Guidance and Counseling or relevant fields.