Position: Child Protection Advisor, Kakamega CPC
Department & Location: Programs, Kakamega
Date: January, 2017
Duration: 18 Months fixed term contract
Reports to: Child Protection Manager
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About Plan: Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.
We believe in the power and potential of every child. But this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination. And it’s girls who are most affected.
Purpose: Plan Kenya, Department of Children Services and UNICEF are partnering to operationalize the Child Protection Center (CPC) in Kakamega that will be a one stop facility for child protection services and referral center for children in distress and their families.
The purpose of this position is to provide strategic, technical leadership and support in the operationalization of the Child Protection Center.
The position will work closely with the County Coordinator for Children Services. The post holder will coordinate service delivery, partnerships with key stakeholders in Government, Civil society and private sector.
The position holder must be ready to adhere to Plan values and policies and sign the Child Protection Policy.
Physical Environment and Demands: Typical office environment with field visit demands, local and international travel whenever necessary.
Level of Contact with Children: High level: Frequent interaction with children.
How to Apply
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Closing Date: 22 Sun Jan, 2017 12:00am