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Community Mobilizer

Job Category:
Emergency Response
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Company Name:
Save the Children US
Posted On:
25 January, 2011
Last Date to apply:
06 February, 2011
Experience in years
2 to 4

Job Description:
• Ensure that Save the Children Child Protection activities are properly implemented at Union Council
level including recreational activities for children, community awareness and capacity building.
• Provide support to the community Volunteers/Animators in child friendly spaces on a daily basis,
ensuring that activities are implemented in an appropriate manner.
• Monitor appropriate implementation of program activities and ensure a safe and child-friendly
atmosphere in child friendly spaces.
• Actively contribute to the capacity building of community including children for child protection issues
and activities.
• Supervise the design and implementation of a work plan for animators.
• Ensure that equipment inventories are up to date and that replacement needs are highlighted.
• Ensure adherence to Child Protection Policy, reporting procedures and make sure that health and safety regulations are understood and followed, and any related incidents are logged.
• Assist the animators in working with children to develop new, creative activities and solving problems arising in child friendly spaces.
• Ensure the participation of all groups of children.
• Screen for and monitor protection needs and gaps in and around child friendly spaces.

• Graduate degree.
• Demonstrated 1 to 2 years of overall experience; and a minimum of 3 months of development sector experience.
• Local females from DIK/ Bhukkur only
• Excellent Computer Knowledge
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Good team player.
• Demonstrated ability to work in insecure environments

Save the Children believes in equal opportunities for all. Women professionals are encouraged to apply. These are Flood Response positions for urgent recruitment and deployment. Due to urgency the positions may be filled before the due date.