Community Support Officer at Malteser International

Category
Non Profit
Location
Marsabit (Eastern), Kenya
Hours per week
As Needed: < 10
Gender
Indiferente
Candidate
_Community Support Officer at Malteser International in Illeret, Marsabit - Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ *About Malteser International* Malteser International (MI) is a German non-governmental organization with its headquarters in Germany. Malteser was founded in 1956 and at the moment implements around 100 projects in 20 countries worldwide. MI is present in Kenya since 2001. MI decided to start a sustainable development programme in Illeret and opened it’s office there in August 2012. *COMMUNITY SUPPORT OFFICER* Malteser International is looking for an experienced community support officer for its programme in Illeret, Kenya. As a community support officer you are responsible for mobilizing and supporting communities for involvement in all MI programme activities. *Tasks* Together with the Senior Community Support Officer * Act as focal point for the community of Illeret. * Ensure that the community is informed about and involved in all stages of the programme planning and implementation. * Plan and coordinate sensitization sessions to raise awareness among the community about all programme components before and during the implementation of the hardware activities. * Plan and implement capacity building of the community to support them to participate in the planned programme activities. * Mobilise community in preparation for their active involvement in all programme activities. * Organise workshops and focus group discussions in order to work out an acceptable contribution of the community towards various programme components. * Coordinate establishment of community committees if required. *Skills and Competences* * University degree in community development. * At least 3 year experience in community development work. * Excellent communication skills in both English and Kiswahili and preferably in Dassanach * Effective in verbal, writing and listening skills and computer literacy in MS Office. * Ability to work within a team of multi-cultural dimensions. * Ability to solve problems and be creative. * Proactive attitude. * Ability and willingness to live in a remote/isolated area. *Job location: Illeret, Marsabit county, Kenya* *Reporting to: Senior Community Support Officer* *How to Apply* If you think you do qualify for above position and you are interested, write a letter with complete CV, your explaining experience, last salary, at least 3 references, your address and phone number before 5th of Dec ’12 to: Programme Coordinator Malteser International Illeret, email address: illeret@malteser-international.org (Emails bigger than 2 Mb are rejected. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed.)
Description
_Community Support Officer at Malteser International in Illeret, Marsabit - Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ *About Malteser International* Malteser International (MI) is a German non-governmental organization with its headquarters in Germany. Malteser was founded in 1956 and at the moment implements around 100 projects in 20 countries worldwide. MI is present in Kenya since 2001. MI decided to start a sustainable development programme in Illeret and opened it’s office there in August 2012. *COMMUNITY SUPPORT OFFICER* Malteser International is looking for an experienced community support officer for its programme in Illeret, Kenya. As a community support officer you are responsible for mobilizing and supporting communities for involvement in all MI programme activities. *Tasks* Together with the Senior Community Support Officer * Act as focal point for the community of Illeret. * Ensure that the community is informed about and involved in all stages of the programme planning and implementation. * Plan and
coordinate sensitization sessions to raise awareness among the community about all programme components before and during the implementation of the hardware activities. * Plan and implement capacity building of the community to support them to participate in the planned programme activities. * Mobilise community in preparation for their active involvement in all programme activities. * Organise workshops and focus group discussions in order to work out an acceptable contribution of the community towards various programme components. * Coordinate establishment of community committees if required. *Skills and Competences* * University degree in community development. * At least 3 year experience in community development work. * Excellent communication skills in both English and Kiswahili and preferably in Dassanach * Effective in verbal, writing and listening skills and computer literacy in MS Office. * Ability to work within a team of multi-cultural dimensions. * Ability to solve problems and be creative. * Proactive attitude. * Ability and willingness to live in a remote/isolated area. *Job location: Illeret, Marsabit county, Kenya* *Reporting to: Senior Community Support Officer* *How to Apply* If you think you do qualify for above position and you are interested, write a letter with complete CV, your explaining experience, last salary, at least 3 references, your address and phone number before 5th of Dec ’12 to: Programme Coordinator Malteser International Illeret, email address: illeret@malteser-international.org (Emails bigger than 2 Mb are rejected. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed.)
Contact
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Start date
As soon as possible
Contact
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Country
Kenya
City
Marsabit (Eastern)
Candidate
_Community Support Officer at Malteser International in Illeret, Marsabit - Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ *About Malteser International* Malteser International (MI) is a German non-governmental organization with its headquarters in Germany. Malteser was founded in 1956 and at the moment implements around 100 projects in 20 countries worldwide. MI is present in Kenya since 2001. MI decided to start a sustainable development programme in Illeret and opened it’s office there in August 2012. *COMMUNITY SUPPORT OFFICER* Malteser International is looking for an experienced community support officer for its programme in Illeret, Kenya. As a community support officer you are responsible for mobilizing and supporting communities for involvement in all MI programme activities. *Tasks* Together with the Senior Community Support Officer * Act as focal point for the community of Illeret. * Ensure that the community is informed about and involved in all stages of the programme planning and implementation. * Plan and coordinate sensitization sessions to raise awareness among the community about all programme components before and during the implementation of the hardware activities. * Plan and implement capacity building of the community to support them to participate in the planned programme activities. * Mobilise community in preparation for their active involvement in all programme activities. * Organise workshops and focus group discussions in order to work out an acceptable contribution of the community towards various programme components. * Coordinate establishment of community committees if required. *Skills and Competences* * University degree in community development. * At least 3 year experience in community development work. * Excellent communication skills in both English and Kiswahili and preferably in Dassanach * Effective in verbal, writing and listening skills and computer literacy in MS Office. * Ability to work within a team of multi-cultural dimensions. * Ability to solve problems and be creative. * Proactive attitude. * Ability and willingness to live in a remote/isolated area. *Job location: Illeret, Marsabit county, Kenya* *Reporting to: Senior Community Support Officer* *How to Apply* If you think you do qualify for above position and you are interested, write a letter with complete CV, your explaining experience, last salary, at least 3 references, your address and phone number before 5th of Dec ’12 to: Programme Coordinator Malteser International Illeret, email address: illeret@malteser-international.org (Emails bigger than 2 Mb are rejected. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed.)
Company
Malteser International

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