Project Officer – Child Protection/GBV Case Worker – Eyl

  • Eyl
  • Full time
  • 5 months ago
  • / Monthly

Job Information

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    Shift night
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    Posted On Jul 14 ,2021
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Level : Officer
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    Job Experience : 2 years

Job Description

Project Officer- Child Protection/GBV Case Worker

The Role:

The Project Officer- Child Protection/GBV Case Worker will coordinate the implementation of Gender Based Violence (GBV) and Child Protection (CP) case management monitoring. S/he will also be responsible for reporting of project activities, implementation of training, campaigns, advocacy, awareness rising and community mobilization/community engagement. S/he will conduct close monitoring of GBV/CP cases that happen in the project target locations, report properly and follow up until case closure.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring & Reporting.
  • Strengthening of referral system for protection cases among service providers and community actors.
  • Case management, psychosocial support for gender-based violence survivors and vulnerable children.
  • Work with community members to ensure their active engagement to protect women and children from any type of risks.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work/ Community Development/ Psychology, or any related field.
  • Minimum of two years’ work experience in community based programming, local government or NGOs and other humanitarian agencies.
  • Knowledge of the humanitarian standards for child protection and GBV.
  • Have experience in Somali context and culture.
  • Computer literate.
  • Ability to speak English and translate to Somali for community beneficiaries.


Working Environment:

The position is field-based in Eyl, Puntland with frequent travel to other target project locations Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Interested and qualified candidates should log on to;

All applications should be received by 22nd  July, 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

World Vision adheres to strict child and adult safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks which will include criminal background checks. They will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles.  Academic certificates will be verified with the issuing institution.