Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children. Our Vision is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. In Zambia, Save the Children works in the following Thematic areas: Education, Health& Nutrition, Child Protection, Child Rights Governance and Child Poverty; including Humanitarian response. Save the Children wishes to invite qualified individuals to apply for the following position:
Position: Programme Officer – Driving Sustainable Change For Children’s Rights (x 2 positions)
Duty Station: Mongu and Chipata
The incumbent is responsible for direct programme implementation of the Driving Sustainable Change For Children’s Rights (DSCCR) Programme, anchored on integrating Child Rights Governance themes of Good Governance Delivering Children’s rights, Public Investment in Children and Monitoring and Demanding Child Rights with the other thematic areas to ensure children benefit from an improved and sustainable programmes aimed at protecting and promoting child rights. S (he) will on ensure that implementation occurs at field office level and with partners at district level. The Programme Officer – DSCCR, will work closely with the Programme team on all the DSCCR programme and projects and ensure smooth flow of the programme.
The incumbent will be reporting to Programme Manager (DSCCR)
KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
The post holder may be required to carry out additional duties within reasonableness of their level of skills and experience.
Level 3 – the responsibilities of the post may require the post holder to have regular contact with or access to children or young people.
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The closing date for receipt of applications is 8th October 2020. Only short listed candidates will be notified.
Save the Children reserves the right to re advertise if suitable applicants are not found.