Humanitrian Safeguarding Officer

at Save the Children
Published April 29, 2022
Location Khartoum, Sudan
Category Management  
Job Type Full Time  

Description

The Opportunity

 

Under the direct supervision of the National Safeguarding Manager, the Humanitarian safeguarding officer will support to meet the safeguarding quality standards in Rest of Sudan operation area (KHT, River Nile, Gezeria, Sennar, Blue Nile, and Red Sea).

 

She/he is responsible for facilitating training, conducting project risk assessment, monitoring of the standard practices of sectors across all lhumanitarian response operation area in Rest of Sudan operation area (KHT, River Nile, Gezeria, Sennar, Blue Nile, and Red Sea) reporting, share learning.

 

She/he will be responsible of communicating "keeping children safe" messages for staff, partners, volunteers, incentive workers, beneficiaries and representatives of save the children.

 

In order to be successful, you will bring/have:

 

Essential

 

University degree in Politics, Social Science, Education, International Development, or other Coordinate and ensure implementation of minimum standards on safeguarding and gender mainstreaming in the humanitarian response areas in KHT, River Nile, Gezeria, Sennar, Blue Nile, and Red Sea

Deliver Safeguarding training to emergency response team members who have not recently received it in KHT, River Nile, Gezeria, Sennar, Blue Nile, and Red Sea emergency response areas.

Deliver Safeguarding training to local support staff who may be in a position to report safeguarding violations among staff - especially (but not limited to) drivers, cleaners, guards and cooks in KHT, River Nile, Gezeria, Sennar, Blue Nile, and Red Sea field offices.

Deliver Safeguarding training to SCI represenativies (partners, suppliers, contracters, volunteers and interns) in KHT, River Nile, Gezeria, Sennar, Blue Nile, and Red Sea.

Work closely with MEAL focal point to develop (or strengthen) adequate reporting mechanisms that are accessable by women, children and persons with disabilities

Support the CP team to set-up referral mechanisms that work for both CP and Safeguarding concerns

Provide (or support the emergency response team to provide) child-friendly information to children and families at programme sites around humanitarian principles, unacceptable behaviour, ways to report concerns

Ensure that lessons learned are captured and shared with the Safeguarding Manager on a regular basis

Build and maintain relationships with partners and other organisations, including national statutory agencies SCCW, FCPU, and SMoSW

Participate in relevant coordination mechanisms and support the coordination of Safeguarding activities

Conduct regular visits to emergency response project sites of SCI's partners to ensure that SG reporting system is working and beneficiaries know how to report SG cases.

Safe programming

 

Support program and supporting function staff to mainstream safeguarding policy into the program and supporting functions activities in emergency response areas

Ensure SG risk assessemnet are conducted in coordination with revelant programs to all humanitarian response projects to support identify and act to mitigate key safeguarding risks to children in our programmes.

 

Interested candidates can send their CV

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