Child Sponsorship & Development Facilitator NGO Jobs – World Vision International

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.

Organisation: World Vision International

Reports to:  Programme Manager

Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:

World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”


Job Summary:    The Child Sponsorship and Development Facilitator will implement Child Sponsorship Operations in ways the meet WVU and WVI standards as well as cluster strategic priorities through effective supervision and working with of CSDAs.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Implementation of Child Sponsorship Service Operations

·         Effectively implement Sponsorship Service Operation to meet both WVU local and WVI standards.

·         Guide SOO1 and Project officers to deliver quality and timely Child Sponsorship work as per WVU and WVI standards.

·         Develop plans and guidelines for effective and efficient management of Sponsorship SOIs in the allocated APs

·         Track and monitor SOIs and advise SOO1 and Local partners as well as SPM on ways to improve performance.

·         Continuously monitor performance in Child Sponsorship SOIs and support SOOs and Project officers in ways that lead to improved performance by addressing challenges.

·         Identify any strategic challenges that would impinge excellency in Child Sponsorship Operations and share with SPM for support.

·         Contextualise and support operationalise both NO and SO Child Sponsorship Operational guidelines.

·         Manage RC monitoring to ensure that the WVI standard is consistently met, Cases identified and followed through for appropriate both system and field conclusive action.

·         Motivate Child Sponsorship team for better results in a more efficient & effective manners.

·         Build teams, coach, mentor and train staff to manage sponsorship operations efficiently & effectively.

·         Compile and rollout Sponsorship Activity Schedules for allocated APs to guide Child Sponsorship Operations

·         Streamline Child Sponsorship business process flow in the allocated ADPs leading to timeliness and effectiveness in complying with WVU, WVI and cluster standards.

·         Build capacities of local stakeholders to support and implement Child Sponsorship Operations.

·         Carry out field-based practical hands on coaching for SOOs & Project officers and local stakeholders on delivering timely and quality Child Sponsorship work.

·         Innovate better, context based and efficient ways of delivering child Sponsorship operations and Child wellbeing targets in clustered households.

Management of Integrated Programming for RC wellbeing

·         Effectively support integrated approach to Child Sponsorship programming.

·         Operationalize integration of Child Sponsorship operations with other sector development intervention to realize work efficiency and Child Wellbeing.

·         Ensure RCs and their households to meaningfully participate and benefit from Programme activities.

·         Identify integration opportunities between Child Sponsorship and other cluster sector operations for work efficiency and Child Wellbeing, and then influencing cluster sector leads.

·         Make meaningful contribution in development of Key Cluster documents inclusive of Annual operating plan and Budgets.

·         Make meaningful contribution in designing and redesign of Programmes as per Sponsorship guidelines and partnership Strategic direction.

·         Technically guide DME processes in line with Child Sponsorship Programming guidelines.

·         Make meaningful contribution in designing and redesign of Programmes as per Sponsorship guidelines and partnership Strategic direction.

·         Guide Cluster on how to utilize Child Sponsorship systems information for effective child wellbeing programming.

·         Effectively and consistently utilize Child Sponsorship information to influence programming.

·         Guide CSDAs and local stakeholders on how to utilize Step information for planning in order to address child wellbeing.

·         Management of Sponsorship Initiatives (i.e SingleSTEP, Sponsorship 2.0, STEP Coaching and Mentoring)

·         Effectively manage implementation of Partnership initiatives (STEP, ID Card Scanner, SD, Quickstep, Digital Imaging) in line with the partnership guidelines and timeframes.

·         Develop ADP initiative Implementation Plan and roll out as per NO timelines.

·         Implement initiative(s) as per plan and report on progress plus making recommendations for better decision making.

·         Sensitize ADP Staff on the initiative details.

·         Make periodical reporting on the Initiative to the SPM, NO and other stakeholders.

·         Coach CSDAs on the initiative and follow-up on utilization of the initiative.

·         Provide technical support to the CSDAs on the initiative

·         Manage implementation of Child Sponsorship systems as per guidelines.

·         Ensure 100% return on investment of the Child sponsorship systems through 100% utilization of the systems for the intended objectives.

Progress Reporting

·         Report on Child Sponsorship Operations positioning out progress, celebrations, challenges and possible recommendations

·         Prepare timely and quality Child Sponsorship Operations report to the SPM copying NO as per NO predetermined monthly reporting template.

·         Provide feedback to cluster over Sponsorship reports.

·         Prepare periodical publications (significant change stories) on RC wellbeing.

·         Management of external engagements with SOs

·         Ensure quality and timely Communications between Cluster, NO and SOs.

·         Manage Child Sponsorship communications from ADP to NO/SOs.

·         Expeditiously follow up on all Sponsorship communications from NO and SOs.

·         Communicate to ADP teams on Key Sponsorship events or operations, follow-up on Reports, documents.

·         Manage Sponsor visits to their sponsored children in Uganda in line with child Sponsorship standards.

·         Arrange for the visit (Consider for all logistic needs).

·         Attend to Sponsors and follow up on Child protection issues, visit report.

Child Protection

·         Identify the wellbeing and child abuse cases and report in line with child protection policy and guidelines.

·         Work with local leaders to protect children from child violations and abuses on child protection.

·         Sensitization of children including all RC on child protection.

·         Sensitize children, guardians/parents and other stakeholders about children’s rights and responsibilities with a view to identify child violations.

·         Report cases of child abuse in the programme area.

·         Report cases of child incidents for follow up.

·         Communicate to Guardian/parents on the intent of the Sponsor visit and attain consent/confirmation or rejection of the visit.

·         Provide information to the CSSA SO on the possibility (confirmation, rejection) of the Visit.

·         Arrange for the visit (Consider for all logistic needs).

·         Attend to Sponsors and follow up on Child protection issues, visit report.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

·         The applicant for the World Vision Child Sponsorship & Development Facilitator job placement should preferably hold a Degree in Social Sciences or Information management. Master’s degree qualification is preferred.

·         A minimum of five years’ experience in Sponsorship operations preferably within World Vision. Knowledge of World Vision sponsorship standards is an advantage

·         Skills in Project management and implementation.

·         Ability to identify training needs among Sponsorship staff

·         Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills

·         Knowledge of development work and ability to integrate it with sponsorship

·         Competences in managing business process in large organizations.

·         Computer literate

·         Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.

·         Attend and participate/lead in daily devotions and weekly Chapel services

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.

Please follow instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at World Vision’s e-recruitment portal.  Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 27th August 2019

Did you find apk for android? You can find new Free Android Games and apps.

(Visited 3 times, 1 visits today)