Category : NGO/Development
Child Protection Caseworker - Case Management
International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Job Summary

Vacancy
: N/A
Job Nature
: Full Time
Age
: At least 24 year(s)
Experience
: At least 1 year(s)
Gender
: Both
Job Location
: Ukhia, Cox's Bazar
Salary Range
: 45,000
Published
: Nov 08, 2018
Deadline
: Nov 24, 2018

Job Context

  • The Child Protection Caseworker will conduct all steps of the case management process for an assigned number of individual children vulnerable to or experiencing abuse, neglect, exploitation, and violence (including unaccompanied or separated children) and their families. Position objectives:
  • To ensure children harmed or at risk of being harmed are identified and referred from the wider community, and receive individual case management support by conducting documentation, assessments, action plans, direct service provision, referrals and follow ups for an assigned case load of children;
  • To provide support to families in the process of case management, including foster and alternative care, and targeted psychosocial support and skills building with caregivers;
  • To directly work with other caseworkers and service providers on management of caseload and referrals;
  • To conduct home visits with children and their families to monitor recovery, provide follow-up and referrals, and assess child protection risks/issues in the home (including other children).
  • Department: Child Protection
  • Location: Ukhiya (Refugee camp)
  • Duration: Up to October 31, 2019 with possibility of extension
  • Start date : At Earliest (Urgent Recruitment)

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Technical Quality:
  • Provide individual case management for children in Cox's Bazar in accordance with agreed interagency case management steps, protocols, and related tools and procedures
  • Provide ongoing support to families, including children in foster and alternative care systems, as well as targeted psychosocial support and skills building with caregivers
  • Communicate regularly with Child Protection Manager and Senior Officer regarding updates and challenges
  • Grant Monitoring & Reporting :
  • Provide input for weekly and staff activity reports
  • Coordination & Representation
  • Directly communicate effectively with other caseworkers, service providers, and relevant focal points as part of conducting individual case management and coordination of care
  • Regularly attend case management meetings, including case conferences, at field level
  • Coordinate with other IRC sector staff (e.g., Women's Protection and Empowerment, Health, Nutrition, etc.) at field level
  • Monitoring Responsibilities:
  • Ensure accuracy, completion / thoroughness, and confidentiality of case management data entry and data management
  • Keeping records of cases and compiling into a weekly report for supervisor.

Job Nature

Full Time

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in any discipline
  • Technical diploma or degree in social work, human rights, or related degree preferred

Experience Requirements

At least 1 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Age at least 24 years
  • Both males and females are allowed to apply
  • Minimum of 1 year experience of implementing child protection programs, preferable social work or case management, in humanitarian or development settings
  • Demonstrated understanding of working with children and particularly vulnerable children
  • Personal qualities: Team player, flexible, network-builder, able to handle pressure well and work in cross-cultural setting.
  • Fluency in Chittagong and Bangla required. English is desirable.
Gender: Both
Age: At least 24 year(s)

Job Location

Ukhia
Cox's Bazar

Salary Range

45,000

Other Benefits

  • Mobile bill, Medical allowance, Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance, Gratuity
  • Two Bonus in a year Equivalent to Two Basic Salary

Job Source

jagojobs.com Online Job Posting

Apply Instructions

Apply here

Application Deadline : Nov 24, 2018

Company Information

Dhaka, Bangladesh

https://www.rescue.org/