World Vision Zimbabwe
DUE: 09 NOV 2023
Job Title: Graduate Intern (Child Protection and Advocacy) x 2
Location: Nyanga & Mbire (Primary location)
Purpose of the Position:
The Child Protection and Advocacy Intern will support the Area Program Sector Leads in integrating child protection interventions across all sectors and programs. The incumbent will engage with the community through supporting community local groups and initiatives on child protection and advocacy. Interns will gain practical Child Protection policy analysis and advocacy experience while making a positive impact in the lives of children.
Work closely with the Sponsorship team in monitoring child protection issues for registered children and others
Facilitate the implementation of ITAW campaign and other commemorations at district level
Ensure Child Protection integration in all AP Technical Programs
Assist in the rollout of Advocacy and Child Protection models
Work in liaison with the Department of Social Development in all Child Protection interventions Attend/organize child protection related workshops and trainings in the AP and at district level
Support and provide guidance to all community Child Protection groups
Perform other work related outputs as requested by the supervisor
Developing work plans and writing reports and stories of change
Represent the AP in District Child Protection Working Groups
Knowledge and skills required:
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work
Minimum of 1-year experience in Child Protection programming
Basic knowledge of the Case management system,
Knowledge of child protection issues, policies, and relevant legislation is a plus.
Demonstrate understanding of gender-based violence and protection issues
High level computer including office packages such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
Good interpersonal verbal communication skills.
Submit your application letter, CV, copies of academic certificates, copy of ID and birth certificate to: firstname.lastname@example.org
All applications should be addressed to: The P&C Business Partner, World Vision Zimbabwe. Your email subject line must be Application for Child Protection Internship. Advert closes on November 9, 2023 at 12 PM.
NB: Shortlisting will be done as the applications are received. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
World Vision is both an equal opportunity employer and a Christian organization. We conduct recruitment without regard to race, ancestry, national origin, age, sex or gender, marital status, parental or pregnancy status, or disability of an otherwise qualified individual. We take a firm stance against racism, discrimination, and harassment and foster an environment where people with a multiplicity of personal characteristics are embraced and valued. Qualified women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.